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  1. Finding Aid

    SIA RU007310, Blake, Doris Holmes 1892-1978, Doris Holmes Blake Papers, 1899-1985

    • Date: 1899 1899-1985
    • Creator: Blake, Doris Holmes, 1892-1978
    • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

  3. Doris Holmes Blake (January 11, 1892-December 3, 1978)

    Doris Holmes Blake (January 11, 1892-December 3, 1978)

    • Date: 1920 C. 1920

  5. Doris Holmes Blake at Desk, by Unknown, c. 1970, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, SIA2010-1589.

    Doris Holmes Blake at Desk

    • Date: c. 1970
    • Creator: Unknown
    • Creator: Unknown

  7. Doris Holmes Blake with Pet Iguana

    Doris Holmes Blake with Pet Iguana

    • Date: 1978
    • Creator: Unknown
    • Creator: Unknown

  9. Collection

    S. F. (Sidney Fay) Blake Papers, c. 1880-1921

    • Date: 1880 1880-1921 c 1880-1921
    • Creator: Blake, S. F (Sidney Fay) 1892-1959

  11. An older woman sits at a desk. A lizard is resting on her shoulder but seems to blend in with her sweater.

    Doris Holmes Blake and Her Natural History

    • Date: March 21, 2019
    • Creator: Tatiana Swann
    • Description: Doris Holmes Blake's devotion to her passion for entomology made her a treasure to natural history and the Smithsonian Institution.

  13. Blog Post

    “Love, Doris”

    • Date: March 12, 2020
    • Creator: Jessica Scott
    • Description: While digitizing the collection of Smithsonian entomologist Doris Holmes Blake, I discovered a treasure trove of correspondence that sheds light about growing up as a young woman in the mid-20th century and the story of an intimate mother-daughter relationship.

  15. Blog Post

    Doris Holmes Blake and the Fight for Women’s Right to Paid Employment

    • Date: May 3, 2021
    • Creator: Dr. Elizabeth Harmon
    • Description: How the marital status provision of the 1932 Economy Act impacted one Smithsonian scientist.

  17. Doris Mabel Cochran (left), herpetologist, was the first female curator for the Division of Reptiles and Amphibians at the Smithsonian. Doris Holmes Blake (right), was a coleopterist (scholar of beetles) and scientific illustrator. They were friends and colleagues and published over 175 scientific papers between them. 

    Women in Science Wednesday: Doris Mabel Cochran and Doris Holmes Blake

    • Date: September 18, 2013
    • Creator: Effie Kapsalis
    • Description: Learn how we recently confirmed a field book authored by Cochran with your help!

  19. SI History Bibliography

    Doris Blake: The Courtly Coleopterist

    • Date: January 9, 1977
    • Creator: Sherwood, John
    • Creator: Sherwood, John

  21. Black and white portrait of woman.

    Cryptic Content in The Stacks

    • Date: December 28, 2017
    • Creator: Ricc Ferrante
    • Description: Collections here at the Archives span over 171 years of Smithsonian history and include personal papers of the many notable people who have been part of its work in science and culture. Cryptic and coded content is not unusual here. One would expect special vocabulary in the accessions of scientific observations. For example, notations of depth, temperature, and sounding and

  23. Blog Post

    Season's Greetings

    • Date: December 16, 2010
    • Creator: Tammy L. Peters
    • Description: [caption id="attachment_10411" align="aligncenter" width="384" caption="George Sprague Myers (1905-1985) Family Christmas Card, c. 1944, Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7317, SIA2011-0015."][/caption] [caption id="attachment_10414" align="alignleft" width="178" caption="Doris Holmes Blake (1892-1978) Family Christmas Card, undated, Smithsonian Institution

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