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Curatorial Records

Creator::
United States National Museum. Division of Plants  Search this
Extent:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 document box) (3 5x8 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Scientific illustrations
Sketches
Black-and-white photographs
Nitrate materials
Glass negatives
Place:
Ecuador
Brazil
Argentina
Dominican Republic
West Indies, British
Danish West Indies
Date:
1899-1918
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of images of cacti maintained by curator Joseph Nelson Rose. Most images were taken in Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, the Dominican Republic, the British West Indies, and the Danish West Indies. Some images of people, buildings, and landscapes are also present.

Materials are mostly glass plate negatives and nitrate negatives. There is also a small amount of black and white photographs, illustrations, sketches, and notes.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Cactus  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Scientific illustrations
Sketches
Black-and-white photographs
Nitrate materials
Glass negatives
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-280, United States National Museum. Division of Plants, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 13-280
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa13-280

Curatorial Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Field notes
Maps
Place:
Brazil
Argentina
Date:
1933-1937
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of field notes of Stillman Wright (1898-1989), an American limnologist. These records document fieldwork in Brazil and Argentina. Wright deposited his South American crustacean specimens with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and these field notes were maintained by the department. Materials also include maps.
Topic:
Limnology  Search this
Limnologists  Search this
Crustaceans  Search this
Research  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
Scientific surveys  Search this
Invertebrates  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-292, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-292
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Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa16-292

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