Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 7193
Brown, James Templeman
James Templeman Brown Papers, circa 1883-1884
James Templeman Brown ( -1886), an assistant in the Department of Arts and Industries of the United States National Museum, apparently prepared this manuscript in connection with his duties as preparator of the whaling exhibit of the United States Fish Commission at the London International Fisheries Exposition of 1883. A similar work by Brown appears in the Bulletin of the United States National Museum, no. 27, Part E.
The papers consist of a manuscript concerning the various boats, harpoons, cutting tools, and other instruments used by the United States whaling fleets, circa 1883.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Brown, James Templeman
- United States National Museum. Department of Arts and Industries
- United States Fish Commission
- London International Fisheries Exposition (1883)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7193, James Templeman Brown Papers