Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 129
United States National Museum. Office of the Registrar
Shipment Records, 1850-1874, 1879-1885
These records include receipts from express companies for shipments from the Smithsonian Institution. Entries usually give little or no information on contents of shipments, although more information is included for 1879-1884. One volume is for shipments by sea. The materials document the work of Stephen C. Brown, Registrar, 1880-1919.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 129, United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar, Shipment Records