Set to formally open on May 18, International Museum Day, the NMNH
completes the troika of repurposed heritage government buildings around Agrifina Circle.
That pouch was detached from the quiver set some time after 1893 but is still at the NMNH
and is illustrated here as Figure 8 (below).
Despite Betty's reserved life style, from her office on the third-floor of the NMNH
in Washington DC she shook the foundations of anthropology with propositions that created more critics than followers, which sometimes subjected her to a rather unfriendly academic environment.
The type (and only known) specimen of Aleixus virgatus McDonald, deposited in the NMNH
, was studied.
3) Vouchers or literature references supporting these ranges are as follows: (a) UMMZ as given by Frest (1987); (b) Skadsen (1998); (c) Frest (1987); (d) NMNH
--specimen given in Frest (1987); (e) Scammon (1906); (f) NMNH
as given by Frest (1987); (g) Frest (1987); (h) Scammon (Murray and Leonard, 1962); (i) UMMZ Nos.
Cluff, 2401 msnm, bosque de pino, (USNM-99665, NMNH
1) Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution, PO Box 37012, NMNH
MRC-112, Washington, D.
I am grateful to Bobby Gonzales, who allowed me to share my thoughts on the Caddo visit to the NMNH
7; one outlying specimen, NMNH
198226, from Johnston Island had 262) and 123-144 total vertebrae (mode = 126; mean = 132.
and the NMAI are separate museums that independently administer their own repatriation programs.
Static models of human figures have been a feature of NMNH
displays since 1877, possibly as early as 1873.
We thank the curators at AMNH, FMNH, USNM, BM(NH), and NMNH
for access to their museum collections.