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Spencer Fullerton Baird

Artist:
Mrs. Otto Heidemann, c. 1906 - ?  Search this
Other attribution:
Samilla Love Jameson  Search this
Sitter:
Spencer Fullerton Baird, 3 Feb 1823 - 19 Aug 1887  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Spencer Fullerton Baird: Male  Search this
Spencer Fullerton Baird: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Spencer Fullerton Baird: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Spencer Fullerton Baird: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Spencer Fullerton Baird: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
Spencer Fullerton Baird: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
46218
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_46218

S. Dillon Ripley

Artist:
Robert Winthrop White, 19 Sep 1921 - 21 Sep 2002  Search this
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 32.2 × 23.2 cm (12 11/16 × 9 1/8")
Sheet: 33 × 24.5 cm (13 × 9 5/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1964
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Male  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of S. Dillion Ripley
Object number:
S/NPG.84.232
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.84.232

Living Self-Portrait: Gwendolyn Brooks

Producer:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
CC-M Productions  Search this
Sitter:
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks, 7 Jun 1917 - 3 Dec 2000  Search this
Interviewer:
Marc Pachter  Search this
Medium:
Video recording
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 12 min.
Type:
Time-Based Media
Date:
February 11, 1996
Topic:
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks: Female  Search this
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution: Audio/Visual Special Collection
Object number:
AV.1996.EDU.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1996 NPG, SI
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AV.1996.EDU.1

Joseph Henry

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Printer:
Chicago Albumen Works  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Henry, 17 Dec 1797 - 13 May 1878  Search this
Medium:
Modern albumen print from wet plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8.8 × 5.8 cm (3 7/16 × 2 5/16")
Sheet: 14 × 9.7 cm (5 1/2 × 3 13/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 28 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1860 (printed 1982)
Topic:
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Joseph Henry: Male  Search this
Joseph Henry: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Joseph Henry: Science and Technology\Scientist\Physicist  Search this
Joseph Henry: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M116.D1
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M116.D1

Records, 1847-1966

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Editorial and Publications Division  Search this
Uniform title:
Radio Smithsonian (Radio program)  Search this
World is yours (Radio program)  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Press  Search this
Physical description:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Type:
Color photographs
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white negatives
Clippings
Manuscripts
Newspapers
Brochures
Date:
1847
1847-1966
Topic:
Radio  Search this
Publications  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000083
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216690

Grants and Contracts, 1963-1974

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Contracts Office  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
12 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1963
1963-1974
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000141
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216740

Grants and Contracts, 1962-1979

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Contracts Office  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
29 cu. ft. (29 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1962
1962-1979
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000295
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216864

Records, 1953-1990

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Contracts Office  Search this
Subject:
Hurlbut, Elbridge O  Search this
Shealy, Joseph H  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
59.43 cu. ft. (59 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1953
1953-1990
Topic:
Research and development contracts  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000470
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217036

Subject Files, circa 1979-1990

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research  Search this
Subject:
Simons, Ross B  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Science  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Research  Search this
Physical description:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1979
1979-1990
circa 1979-1990
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000527
See more items in:
Subject Files 1979-1993 [Smithsonian Institution Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217091

Records, 1869-1905

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Documents Clerk  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
7 cu. ft. (14 document boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1869
1869-1905
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000064
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216671

Forms, Circulars, Announcements, 1846-1933

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Documents Clerk  Search this
International Catalogue of Scientific Literature  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Correspondence and Documents  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
4.76 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 half document box) (7 12x17 boxes) (7 bound volumes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1846
1846-1933
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000065
See more items in:
Forms, Circulars, and Announcements 1846-1933 [Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216672

Special Communications Received, 1868-1918

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Documents Clerk  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1868
1868-1918
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000066
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216673

Records, 1887-1941

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Chief Clerk  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Documents Clerk  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1887
1887-1941
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000067
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216674

Records, 1957-1966

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant to the Secretary  Search this
Subject:
Bradley, James C. 1910-1984  Search this
Taylor, Theodore W  Search this
Smithsonian Institution National Armed Forces Museum Advisory Board  Search this
Patent Office Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Science Information Exchange  Search this
National Council on the Arts  Search this
Smithsonian Associates  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Physical description:
22 cu. ft. (44 document boxes)
Type:
Architectural drawings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Date:
1957
1957-1966
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000171
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216757

Correspondence and Memoranda, 1850-1877

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Rathbun, Richard 1852-1918  Search this
Ravenel, W. de C (William de Chastignier) 1859-1933  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
19.77 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes) (21 3x5 boxes) 81 microfilm reels) (oversize materials)
Type:
Microfilms
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Letterpress copybooks
Date:
1850
1850-1877
Topic:
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000053
Restrictions & Rights:
(1) Deteriorating letterpress affects legibility; (2) record unit partially microfilmed
See more items in:
Correspondence and Memoranda 1850-1948 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216661

Correspondence and Memoranda, 1897-1898

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Subject:
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12x17 box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1897
1897-1898
Topic:
Paleontology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000056
See more items in:
Correspondence and Memoranda 1850-1948 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216664

Records, circa 1854-1890

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
1.50 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1854
1854-1890
circa 1854-1890
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000057
See more items in:
Correspondence Registers 1860-1949 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Correspondence and Memoranda 1850-1948 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216665

Records, 1963-1973

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Science  Search this
Subject:
Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997  Search this
Challinor, David  Search this
Galler, Sidney Roland 1920-  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Center for the Study of Man (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Science Information Exchange  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies  Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Environmental Sciences  Search this
Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Physical description:
26 cu. ft. (26 record storage boxes)
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
1963
1963-1973
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000108
See more items in:
Lecture Records 1968-1969 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Provost for the Sciences]
Subject Files 1963-1993 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Provost for the Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216711

Research Award Proposals, Awards, and Contracts, 1965-1971

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Science  Search this
Subject:
Hurlbut, Elbridge O  Search this
Hyman, Harry  Search this
Galler, Sidney Roland 1920-  Search this
Smithsonian Research Awards Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Physical description:
8.5 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1965
1965-1971
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000150
See more items in:
Research Award Proposals, Awards, and Contracts 1965-1977 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Provost for the Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216745

Records, circa 1963-1986

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Research  Search this
Subject:
Challinor, David  Search this
Simons, Ross B  Search this
Research Institute for Immigration and Ethnic Studies  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary for Science  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Biological Conservation  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Fellowships and Grants  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Environmental Sciences Program  Search this
International Environmental Sciences Program  Search this
Smithsonian Science Information Exchange  Search this
Center for the Study of Man (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Smithsonian Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce  Search this
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources  Search this
Endangered Species Scientific Authority (U.S.)  Search this
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service International Convention Advisory Commission  Search this
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Marine Station at Link Port  Search this
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna  Search this
Physical description:
114 cu. ft. (228 document boxes)
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Collection descriptions
Maps
Manuscripts
Date:
1963
1963-1986
circa 1963-1986
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000329
See more items in:
Budget Records 1960-1976 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Provost for the Sciences]
Subject Files 1963-1993 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Provost for the Sciences]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216897

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