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Group Pictures of Attendants at the Pacific Science Congresses in New Zealand and in the Philippines, 1949 and 1953

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-287, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
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Curatorial Correspondence

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1969-2002
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of correspondence documenting the work of Joan W. Nowicke, Curator. Nowicke's research interests include studies of pollen morphology and exine structure. She has conducted extensive research on Boraginaceae, Caryophyllales, Euphorbiaceae, and Araliaceae.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Pollen  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-062, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Curatorial Correspondence
Identifier:
Accession 03-062
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Correspondence

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1963-2003
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence maintained by Curator of Ferns, David B. Lellinger. Lellinger's research interests were the taxonomy of New World pteridophytes and the development and management of relational databases for scientific societies.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Ferns  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Pteridophyta  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-012, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Correspondence
Identifier:
Accession 04-012
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Departmental Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Color transparencies
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1995-2001
Descriptive Entry:
These records document National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany activities, including meetings, VIP visits, photographs and project files. Materials were created or maintained by W. John Kress.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Color transparencies
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-286, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-286
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Departmental Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1973-2008
Descriptive Entry:
This accession documents the professional collaborations of the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany, with numerous organizations-most notably the Association for Tropical Biology. Materials also include exhibition records, memoranda and correspondence. All records were created or maintained by W. John Kress.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-152, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-152
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Departmental Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1967-2005
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the research and activities of the Department of Botany under Head Curators and Chairmen William Louis Stern, 1965-1967; Mason E. Hale, 1967-1970; Edward S. Ayensu, 1970-1976; Dieter C. Wasshausen, 1976-1982; Mark M. Littler, 1982-1987; Laurence E. Skog, 1987-1992; Warren Lambert Wagner, 1992-1997; and W. John Kress, 1997- . Materials include correspondence; research proposals; research reports; research notes; and files concerning professional activities and administrative matters.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-164, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-164
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Correspondence

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Clippings
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Date:
1969-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of correspondence of the Plant Conservation Unit. Materials include correspondence, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, annotated plant lists, and color photographs and slides.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-127, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Correspondence
Identifier:
Accession 11-127
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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The Plant Press

Topic:
The Plant Press (Serial)
Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Newsletters
Date:
1998-2010
Descriptive Entry:
This accession includes a reference set of "The Plant Press" (New Series: Volumes 1-13), a quarterly newsletter issued by the Department of Botany and the United States National Herbarium. The newsletter includes articles about staff research and travel, visitors, new publications, and plant conservation.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsletters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-134, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, The Plant Press
Identifier:
Accession 11-134
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Biological Conservation Newsletter

Topic:
Biological Conservation Newsletter (Serial : 1981- )
Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Newsletters
Date:
1981-2010
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a reference set of the Department of Botany newsletter Biological Conservation Newsletter.
Topic:
Periodicals  Search this
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsletters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-280, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Biological Conservation Newsletter
Identifier:
Accession 11-280
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Curatorial Correspondence

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
4.19 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12x17 box) (4 16x20 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1957-2011
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the research of Stanwyn G. Shetler, curator at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany. Materials include correspondence, data, and notes.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Research  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-280, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Curatorial Correspondence
Identifier:
Accession 14-280
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Flora North America Project Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1973
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the Flora North America Project, a project to create a computerized data bank of information about vascular plants of North American north of Mexico. These records were maintained by Stanwyn G. Shetler, Program Secretary, 1967-1971, and Program Director, 1972. Materials include a revised checklist of species.
Topic:
Botany -- North America  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-281, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Flora North America Project Records
Identifier:
Accession 14-281
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Biological Conservation Newsletter

Topic:
Biological Conservation Newsletter (Serial : 1981- )
Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Newsletters
Date:
2011-2015
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a reference set of "Biological Conservation Newsletter" issued monthly by the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany. Materials include serial publications.
Topic:
Periodical  Search this
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsletters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-070, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Biological Conservation Newsletter
Identifier:
Accession 16-070
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-fa16-070

The Plant Press

Topic:
The Plant Press (Serial)
Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Newsletters
Date:
2011-2015
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a reference set of "The Plant Press" (New Series: Volumes 14-18), a quarterly newsletter issued by the Department of Botany and the United States National Herbarium. The newsletter includes articles about staff research and travel, visitors, new publications, and plant conservation. Materials include serial publications.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsletters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-101, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, The Plant Press
Identifier:
Accession 16-101
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Curatorial Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Field notes
Place:
Cameroon
Date:
1992-1993
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of seven field books documenting botanical collecting in southeast Cameroon during 1992-1993 by Jefferson S. Hall.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Research  Search this
Scientific surveys  Search this
Fieldwork  Search this
Plants  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-023, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-023
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-fa17-023

Symposia Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Manuscripts
Date:
circa 1985-1987
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records that document the International Symposium on Grass Systematics and Evolution held in July 1986, at the National Museum of Natural History. The Smithsonian was co-sponsor of the event which included an exhibit. Thomas R. Soderstrom was the chief participant and organizer from the Smithsonian Institution. These records also document the publication of the book (1988) which arose from the Symposium.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 88-100, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Symposia Records
Identifier:
Accession 88-100
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-fa88-100

Departmental Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
circa 1979-1990
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the activities of Research Associates within the Department of Botany. Materials include correspondence, curricula vitae, appointments, memoranda, and some material concerning the Research and Development Committee of the Museum.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-170, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 96-170
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-fa96-170

Departmental Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
circa 1984-1994
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of departmental correspondence, curatorial files, research proposals, research reports, curator evaluations, information concerning staff recruitment and visiting scientists and fellows, departmental annual reports, and Department Chair correspondence, primarily under the chairmanships of Laurence E. Skog and Warren Lambert Wagner. Other curators represented in these records include F. Raymond Fosberg, Richard H. Eyde, and Mason E. Hale. Materials also include files concerning the McKinsey and Co. study of the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH).
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-039, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 98-039
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1961-1990
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists primarily of alphabetical correspondence maintained by Richard H. Eyde, Curator in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany. Eyde's primary research centered on the identification and classification of dogwoods. Also included are lectures given by Eyde.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Dogwoods  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-144, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Records
Identifier:
Accession 98-144
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Records
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Autograph File

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1889-1968
Descriptive Entry:
This collection consists of an autograph collection, attributed to Ellsworth Paine Killip, Aid, Assistant Curator, Associate Curator, and Curator of the Division of Plants, and Head Curator of the Department of Botany. Much of the correspondence making up this collection was written to John Donnell Smith, Research Associate in the Division of Plants from 1905 to 1928.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Autographs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 237, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Autograph File
Identifier:
Record Unit 237
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Autograph File
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0237

Departmental Records

Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany  Search this
Extent:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1918-1998
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the activities of the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany. Materials include correspondence, clippings, research notes, photographs, obituaries, and one 35mm film. Most of the records were created or maintained by Francis Raymond Fosberg and Richard H. Eyde. Materials predating 1947 document the activities of the United States National Museum, Division of Plants.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Motion pictures (visual works)
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-287, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Botany, Departmental Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-287
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Departmental Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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