Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 53
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Correspondence and Memoranda, 1850-1877
This record unit consists of outgoing correspondence from the Office of the Secretary.
Researchers should use the microfilm copy of this correspondence.
Deteriorating letterpress affects legibility; record unit partially microfilmed.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
- Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
- Rathbun, Richard, 1852-1918
- Ravenel, W. de C. (William de Chastignier), 1859-1933
- Smithsonian Institution -- Administration
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 53, Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, Correspondence and Memoranda