Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
United States National Museum
Collected Registers, 1871-1946
These records include miscellaneous registers of correspondence and other logs of information created by the Document Clerk, J. M. Noah; the Property Clerk for the Bureau of American Ethnology; Frederick William True; Charles D. Walcott; and the Assistant Chief Clerk, J. Louis Willige. Materials pertain to time and attendance, confidential correspondence created or maintained by the Chief Clerk's office, reports from the Legislative Clerk (consisting primarily of copies of Congressional information), general memoranda, applications for employment, printed labels for Smithsonian expeditions, printed circulars (perhaps collected by George Brown Goode), rules on leave (created or maintained by Richard Rathbun), records of a federal government conference on employee handbooks (attended by John Enos Graf), and a list of visitors or collection of signatures (unidentified and undated).
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
- Graf, John Enos
- Noah, J. M.
- Rathbun, Richard, 1852-1918
- True, Frederick William, 1858-1914
- Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
- Willige, J. Louis
- Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
- Smithsonian Institution. Documents Clerk
- United States National Museum. Property Clerk
- Smithsonian Institution. Chief Clerk
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T89105, United States National Museum, Collected Registers