SIA Acc. 20-135, Science Service, Records, 1922-1974

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Summary

This accession consists of Science Service subject files pertaining to agriculture, zoology, fisheries, mining engineering, and manufacturers. Some of the images were taken by Science Service staff, while others came from manufacturers and governmental agencies such as the United States Bureau of Mines and the United States Weather Bureau. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; photographs; clippings; news releases; reports; drawings; and articles.

Subject

  • United States Bureau of Mines
  • United States Weather Bureau

Notes

  • Folder List in accession file.
  • Electronic List in accession file.

Organization

Alphabetic

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1922
  • 1922-1974

Topic

  • Mining
  • Zoology
  • Production engineering
  • Science
  • Fisheries
  • Agriculture
  • History
  • Seafood industry
  • Science--History
  • Mining engineering

Place

United States

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Collection descriptions
  • Clippings
  • Drawings
  • Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 20-135

Physical description

2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)

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