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Photographs of James Mello awarding David Yong

Names:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Dept. of Anthropology  Search this
Mello, James F., 1936-  Search this
Yong, David  Search this
Extent:
2 prints (silver gelatin)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
prints
Photographs
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting James Mello, Assistant Director of the National Museum of Natural History, giving an award for exceptional service to David Yong, a museum technician in the Department of Anthropology. The photographs were made by a Smithsonian Institution photographer on February 28, 1974.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 76-127
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs of awards presented to Department of Anthropology staff can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 77-52 and Photo Lot 79-51.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Award presentations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 76-127, Photographs of James Mello awarding David Yong, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-127
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-76-127

Photographs of National Museum of Natural History reception honoring Donald C. Beatty

Names:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Beatty, Donald Croom  Search this
Fitzhugh, William W., 1943-  Search this
Mello, James F., 1936-  Search this
Wilcox, U. Vincent  Search this
Extent:
29 slides
6 prints (silver gelatin)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Slides
Prints
Photographs
Date:
1979
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs relating to a ceremony and reception honoring Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Beatty with a James Smithson Society membership and medal for their donation of a Jivaro collection. The event took place in the office of the director of the National Museum of Natural History on October 12, 1979. The photographs were likely made by the Department of Anthropology Chairman's office.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 80-51, NAA Photo Lot 80-16
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Photo Lot 80-16 has been relocated and merged with Photo Lot 80-51. These photographs were also made by the Department of Anthropology at the same event and form part of this collection.
Material relating to Beatty's Latin American Expedition can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 7124, MS 7315, MS 7551, and Photo Lot 82-43.
The Jivaro collection donated by Beatty can be found in the Department of Anthropology in accession 341779.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Award presentations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 80-51, Photographs of National Museum of Natural History reception honoring Donald C. Beatty, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.80-51
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-80-51

Photographs of exhibit of Donald Bush Cordry Mexican mask collection

Names:
Cordry, Donald Bush -- Exhibitions  Search this
Kier, Porter M.  Search this
Laughlin, Robert M.  Search this
Mello, James F., 1936-  Search this
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Extent:
25 color slides
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Color slides
Prints
Photographs
Date:
1979
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting some of the masks in the Donald Cordry collection of Mexican masks, as well as an exhibit of the collection entitled "Dance Masks of Mexico," taken on February 22, 1979. Depicted individuals in the collection include several members of the Department of Anthropology, including Robert Laughlin, William Sturtevant, Porter Kier, and James Mello. The photographs were probably made by a Smithsonian photographer.
Biographical/Historical note:
Donald Bush Cordry (1907-1978) was an artist and photographer who studied the art of Mexican Indians. In 1931, Cordry made his first trip to Guerrero, Mexico, where he became fascinated by contemporary mask making. In 1934, Cordry moved to New York to work as a marionette designer for puppeteer Tony Sarg. While there, he contacted George G. Heye to learn more about Mexican Indian art. This led to a series of collecting expeditions from 1935 to 1938, during which Cordry collected Mexican masks and other artifacts for the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 80-3, NAA ACC 82-50
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The masks which formed the basis of the exhibit pictured can be found in the Department of Anthropology in accession 355867.
Cordry's photographs can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 82-14 and Photo Lot 87-38.
Donald Cordry and his wife, Dorothy Mann Cordry, also donated clothing and musical instruments from Mexico to the Department of Anthropology in accessions 361232 and 355866.
The National Museum of the American Indian Archives holds the Donald Bush Cordry collection of photographs and negatives, 1933-1940, as well as artifacts collected by Cordry.
The University of Texas at Austin holds the Donald Cordry Collection Relating to Mexican Masks, 1931-1978.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Masks -- Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 80-3, Photographs of exhibit of the Donald Bush Cordry Mexican Mask collection, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.80-3
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-80-3

Subject Files, 1948-2019

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969  Search this
Smith, Albert C (Albert Charles) 1906-1999  Search this
Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997  Search this
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Tyler, James C. 1935-  Search this
Hoffmann, Robert S  Search this
Talbot, Frank  Search this
Samper, Cristián  Search this
Ortner, Donald J  Search this
Pawson, David L (David Leo) 1938-  Search this
Fri, Robert W  Search this
O'Connor, J. Dennis  Search this
Risser, Paul G  Search this
Johnson, Kirk R  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
146 cu. ft. processed holdings
36.75 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Digital versatile discs
Electronic records
Black-and-white photographs
Books
Pamphlets
Maps
Architectural drawings
Color photographs
Compact discs
Brochures
Floor plans
Newsletters
Black-and-white negatives
Artifacts
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Date:
1948
1948-2019
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00001
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Subject Files 1948-2019 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217889

Visit of Emperor Hirohito to National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Connolly, Vincent P  Search this
Subject:
Hirohito Emperor of Japan 1901-1989  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Bayer, Frederick M  Search this
Rosewater, Joseph 1928-1985  Search this
Sato, Hidemi 1926-  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1975
October 2, 1975
Topic:
Special events  Search this
Marine biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [75-12071]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396516

Visit of Emperor Hirohito to National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Ayensu, Edward S  Search this
Subject:
Hirohito Emperor of Japan 1901-1989  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Bayer, Frederick M  Search this
Rosewater, Joseph 1928-1985  Search this
Sato, Hidemi 1926-  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Color negatives
Date:
1975
October 2, 1975
Topic:
Special events  Search this
Marine biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [75-13769]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396517

Visit of Emperor Hirohito to National Museum of Natural History

Creator:
Ayensu, Edward S  Search this
Subject:
Hirohito Emperor of Japan 1901-1989  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Bayer, Frederick M  Search this
Rosewater, Joseph 1928-1985  Search this
Sato, Hidemi 1926-  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Color negatives
Date:
1975
October 2, 1975
Topic:
Special events  Search this
Marine biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [75-13770]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396518

Emperor Hirohito Greets National Museum of Natural History Staff Members

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Hirohito Emperor of Japan 1901-  Search this
Bayer, Frederick M  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Place:
Japan
Date:
1975
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Celebrities and Dignitaries  Search this
Royal visitors  Search this
Kings and rulers  Search this
Event  Search this
Standard number:
96-921
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8417

Emperor Hirohito Greets National Museum of Natural History Staff Members

Creator:
Connolly, Vincent P  Search this
Subject:
Bayer, Frederick M  Search this
Hirohito Emperor of Japan 1901-1989  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1975
October 2, 1975
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [75-12071-A02]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396246

Under Secretary James C. Bradley at Dedication of Honeywell 2015 Computer

Author:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Brooks, Robert A  Search this
Goff, Allen 'Al'  Search this
Ault, Richard L  Search this
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Laverty, Keith  Search this
Perry, Roy G  Search this
Beach, John  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Information Systems Division  Search this
Office of Computer Services 1975-1982  Search this
Honeywell Inc  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: 35mm negative
Type:
Group, candid
Negative
Date:
November 5, 1971
Topic:
Computer input-output equipment  Search this
Computers  Search this
Computer systems  Search this
Electronic apparatus and appliances  Search this
Electronic data processing  Search this
Electronic information resources  Search this
Electronic instruments  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Office practice--Automation  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
71-2785-03
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14495

Group at Dedication with John C. Bradley at Console

Author:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Brooks, Robert A  Search this
Goff, Allen 'Al'  Search this
Ault, Richard L  Search this
Kovy, Stanley A 1931-1998  Search this
Creighton, Reginald A  Search this
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Bennett, Frank  Search this
Gins, Mildred  Search this
Shreve, Raymond  Search this
Laverty, Keith  Search this
Perry, Roy G  Search this
Information Systems Division  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: 35mm negative
Type:
Group, candid
Negative
Date:
November 5, 1971
Topic:
Electronic data processing  Search this
Electronic apparatus and appliances  Search this
Standard number:
71-2785-05
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14502

Dedication of Honeywell 2015 Computer

Author:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Brooks, Robert A  Search this
Goff, Allen 'Al'  Search this
Ault, Richard L  Search this
Creighton, Reginald A  Search this
Laverty, Keith  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Kovy, Stanley A 1931-1998  Search this
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Perry, Roy G  Search this
Shreve, Raymond  Search this
Bennett, Frank  Search this
Gins, Mildred  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Honeywell Inc  Search this
Information Systems Division  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: 35mm negative
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
November 5, 1971
Topic:
Computers  Search this
Computer systems  Search this
Electronic data processing  Search this
Office practice--Automation  Search this
Electronic information resources  Search this
Electronic apparatus and appliances  Search this
Electronic instruments  Search this
Museum storage facilities  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Computer software  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Standard number:
71-2785-06
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14782

Dedication of Honeywell 2015 Computer

Author:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Brooks, Robert A  Search this
Goff, Allen 'Al'  Search this
Ault, Richard L  Search this
Kovy, Stanley A 1931-1998  Search this
Creighton, Reginald A  Search this
Laverty, Keith  Search this
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Shreve, Raymond  Search this
Bennett, Frank  Search this
Gins, Mildred  Search this
Robinson, Edwin  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Honeywell Inc  Search this
Information Systems Division  Search this
Office of Computer Services 1975-1982  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: 35mm negative
Type:
Group, candid
Negative
Date:
November 5, 1971
Topic:
Computers  Search this
Computer systems  Search this
Electronic data processing  Search this
Office practice--Automation  Search this
Electronic information resources  Search this
Electronic apparatus and appliances  Search this
Electronic instruments  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Computer input-output equipment  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Standard number:
71-2785-07
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14829

Dedication of Honeywell 2015 Computer

Author:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Brooks, Robert A  Search this
Goff, Allen 'Al'  Search this
Kovy, Stanley A 1931-1998  Search this
Creighton, Reginald A  Search this
Laverty, Keith  Search this
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Smith, Missouri  Search this
Perry, Roy G  Search this
Shreve, Raymond  Search this
Bennett, Frank  Search this
Gins, Mildred  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Honeywell Inc  Search this
Information Systems Division  Search this
Office of Computer Services 1975-1982  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8h x 10w; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: 35mm negative
Type:
Group, candid
Negative
Date:
November 5, 1971
Topic:
Electronic data processing  Search this
Office practice--Automation  Search this
Electronic information resources  Search this
Electronic apparatus and appliances  Search this
Electronic instruments  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Computer input-output equipment  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Computers  Search this
Computer systems  Search this
Information storage and retrieval systems  Search this
Standard number:
71-2785-08
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14830

Jim Mello

Author:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1983
Topic:
Textiles Hall  Search this
Looms  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2010-0616 and 83-14135-10
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5680

Chronologic Files, 1970-1992

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Tyler, James C. 1935-  Search this
Hoffmann, Robert S  Search this
Talbot, Frank  Search this
Physical description:
5.75 cu. ft. processed holdings
2 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1970
1970-1992
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00004
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Chronologic Files 1970-1992 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217890

Grant Records, 1962-1987

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997  Search this
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Tyler, James C. 1935-  Search this
Hoffmann, Robert S  Search this
Physical description:
9.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
1 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1962
1962-1987
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00005
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Grant Records 1962-1987 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217891

Special Projects Records, 1975-1984

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Kerby, Catherine  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1975
1975-1984
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00002
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Special Projects Records 1975-1984 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218029

Exhibition Records, 1972-1982

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1972
1972-1982
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00003
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1972-1982 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218030

Departmental Records, 1972-1986

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Mello, James F. 1936-  Search this
Fiske, Richard S  Search this
Tyler, James C. 1935-  Search this
Hoffmann, Robert S  Search this
Physical description:
15.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1972
1972-1986
Topic:
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00011
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Departmental Records 1972-1986 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218032

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