Reference Request

* required
Please succinctly provide us with any information pertinent to your inquiry. If you are writing to us about a research request, provide as much detail as possible about the collections in which you are interested (including collection numbers, box numbers, and folder titles).
(if known)

The Smithsonian Institution Archives is using Constant Contact, a third-party contact management software vendor, to manage contacts and send eNewsletters. Please be advised that Constant Contact's Privacy Statement and Terms and Conditions apply to your use of these services. The Smithsonian Institution Archives has access to your name and email address which is subject to our privacy statement.

Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 63

Smithsonian Institution

Unpublished Papers, 1865-1896 and undated

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution
Title: Unpublished Papers
Dates: 1865-1896 and undated
Quantity: 4.93 cu. ft. (9 document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection: Record Unit 63
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

The papers in this record unit, apparently unpublished, consist of memoirs sent to or requested by the Smithsonian, but for some reason not published. Many are undated, but nothing suggests that any of these papers predate the 1865 fire in the Smithsonian Building.

Descriptive Entry

Publication of memoirs, or scientific papers, began in 1849 with the Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. The papers in this record unit, apparently unpublished, consist of memoirs sent to or requested by the Smithsonian but for some reason not published. Many are undated, but nothing suggests that any of these papers predate the 1865 fire in the Smithsonian Building.

Top of Page

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

Name

Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Top of Page

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 63, Smithsonian Institution, Unpublished Papers

Top of Page

Container List

Box 1

Bannister, H. M. - Auroras in Alaska, 1869

Box 1 of 10

Bauer, "On the Metamorphosis of Insects"

Box 1 of 10

Blackburn, R. E. - Electricity

Box 1 of 10

Bonneycastle, C.

Box 1 of 10

Croft, T. - Glacial Period

Box 1 of 10

Cruzen's "Christology in Chronology," 1893

Box 1 of 10

Daingerfield, Animal Magnetism

Box 1 of 10

Darton, N. H. - Printed Works from "Scientific American," etc., 1882

Box 1 of 10

Darton, N. H. - Printed Works from "Scientific American," etc., 1845-1882

Box 1 of 10

Darton, N. H. - Printed Works from "Scientific American," etc., 1882-1883 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 10

Darton, N. H. - Printed Works from "Scientific American," etc., 1883

Box 1 of 10

De Saussure, Rene - "Problems in Aerodynamics," 1894 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 10

Dissociation (Translated from French) (2 folders)

Box 1 of 10

Donati: Record, 1873

Box 1 of 10

Box 2

Eissfeldt, F. - New Numerical System 1-55 and Photograph

Box 2 of 10

Eissfeldt, F. - New Numerical System 101-150

Box 2 of 10

Eissfeldt, F. - New Numerical System 151-200

Box 2 of 10

Eissfeldt, F. - New Numerical System 201-250

Box 2 of 10

Eissfeldt, F. - New Numerical System 251-301

Box 2 of 10

Eissfeldt, F. - New Numerical System 302-358

Box 2 of 10

Fechner, G. T. - Electromagnetism 1-18, 1833

Box 2 of 10

Fechner, G. T.- Electromagnetism 18-50, 1830

Box 2 of 10

Fechner, - Electromagnetism 51-100

Box 2 of 10

Fechner, - Electromagnetism 101-150

Box 2 of 10

Fechner, - Electromagnetism 151-189

Box 2 of 10

Fergus, T. H. - Magnetic observations with reference to the Dynamics of the Magnetic force

Box 2 of 10

Box 3

Fergus T. H. - Meteorological observations with reference to Ozone

Box 3 of 10

Gaudin, M. A. - Reforme de la Chimie Minerale, 1865

Box 3 of 10

Gaudin, M. A. - Reformation of Chemistry

Box 3 of 10

Gill, T. N. - Lists of Fish Species (8 folders)

Box 3 of 10

Box 4

Gill, T. N. - Lists of Fish Species (2 folders)

Box 4 of 10

Hammerschmid, "Concerning the Ether," 1871 (4 folders)

Box 4 of 10

Helmholz, "On Resonators"

Box 4 of 10

Henry, Joseph Scientific Papers (Cantor Optics Lecture) (4 folders)

Box 4 of 10

Henry, Joseph Scientific Papers (Cantor Optics Lecture), 1873

Box 4 of 10

Hockstetter, "On Lacustrian Habitations"

Box 4 of 10

Jaeger, Y., "On the Morphology and Genealogy of the Vertebrates"

Box 4 of 10

Kidder, "On the Ventilation of the Capitol," 1884

Box 4 of 10

Knapp, M. S. - Popular Science Essays on Astronomical Epidemiology

Box 4 of 10

Box 5

Korner, Henry - Disclosures and Photograph, 1875

Box 5 of 10

Laigne, Signe de

Box 5 of 10

le Sage Lucrece Newtonien

Box 5 of 10

Lockett, S. H. - Fourth Report - Topographical Survey - Louisiana, 1876

Box 5 of 10

Madelung, A. - "On Petrified Forests," 1871

Box 5 of 10

Pick, H. - "On the Telephon"

Box 5 of 10

Poesche, "Arctic Expeditions," 1871

Box 5 of 10

Revue Scientifique, 1873

Box 5 of 10

Rinaldo, R., "Ventilation of Theatre"

Box 5 of 10

Risko, F. J. - New Acoustical Approach, 1865 (9 folders)

Box 5 of 10

Robertson, R. S. - Mastodon Skelton, 1871

Box 5 of 10

Rumpf, D. J. - Atmospheric Electricity, 1875

Box 5 of 10

Sallade, F. L., "The Science of Storms," 1896

Box 5 of 10

Box 6

Schopenhauer, "The Scientific Philosophy of Germany"

Box 6 of 10

Schott, C. A. - On the Simultaneous occurrence of earthquakes and astronomical phenomena, 1871

Box 6 of 10

Stauffer, J. - Parasitism of Comandra

Box 6 of 10

Swindell, J. H. - "Cosmoi" 1-50, 1881

Box 6 of 10

Swindell. J. H. - "Cosmoi" 51-100

Box 6 of 10

Swindell, J. H. - "Cosmoi" 101-109 plus diagram

Box 6 of 10

Swindell, J. H. - "Equatorial Solar Parallax," 1890

Box 6 of 10

W. B. Taylor - Original Manuscripts (4 folders)

Box 6 of 10

W. B. Taylor - Original Manuscripts (Physics, Astronomy, Math, Science), 1878, 1887

Box 6 of 10

W. B. Taylor - Original Manuscripts (3 folders)

Box 6 of 10

Box 7

W. B. Taylor - Original Manuscripts (2 folders)

Box 7 of 10

W. B. Taylor - Original Manuscripts, 1890-1895

Box 7 of 10

W. B. Taylor - Original Manuscripts (2 folders)

Box 7 of 10

Vogl, August, "On Pitcher Plants"

Box 7 of 10

Von Baumhauer, E. H., "Upon the Theory of the Cosmical Origin of the Aurora Polaris," 1872

Box 7 of 10

Weisner, Julius, "On Starch Granvles"

Box 7 of 10

Weiss, E., "On Stellar Systems," 1871

Box 7 of 10

Woodward, R. S. - Math Formulas (4 folders)

Box 7 of 10

Box 8

Woodward, R. S. - Math Formulas

Box 8 of 10

Woodward, R. S. - Math Formulas, 1877-1891

Box 8 of 10

Woodward, R. S. - Math Formulas (2 folders)

Box 8 of 10

Woodward, R. S. - Math Formulas, 1866-1894

Box 8 of 10

Viarner, H. - The Disclosures (4 folders)

Box 8 of 10

Plantamour and Hirsh - Telegraphic Determination of the Difference of Longitude Between the Observatories of Geneva and Neuchatel

Box 8 of 10

Harris, Ernest L. - The Ruined Cities of Asia-Minor

Box 8 of 10

Unidentified - International Congress of Geography and Kindred Sciences, 1874-1875

Box 8 of 10

Box 9

Unidentified - Manuscripts (Walden, F. L. and Kroll, P.), 1945 (5 folders)

Box 9 of 10

Unidentified - Storm Eddies, 1843

Box 9 of 10

Case #36, Unidentified Universe and Sun

Box 9 of 10

Unidentified - Weather

Box 9 of 10

Box 10

Viarner, H. - The Disclosures

Box 10 of 10
Oversize

Rychnowski, Franz - Die Elemente der Energie

Oversize