The Paleontology collection, arranged by the addition of representative specimens from other parts of the three floors of fossils in the East Wing. Pictured is Dr. Scott Wing, Chairman of the Department of Paleontology

MouseDrawer, Mammals section of the backstage storage areas of the US Museum of Natural History, photo Chip Clark, from the Smithsonian.

Mikepants - Inside the specimen collections of the Smithsonian’s Museum of Natural History

The Botany Department Herbarium at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum…

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botanical specimen cabinets at the smithsonian institutions national museum of natural history

National Mineral Collection, Department of Mineral Sciences

National Invertebrate Collections, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, located on the National Mall in Washington, DC. Photographer Chip Clark captured some amazing photograp

Anthropological collections are displayed in Pod 1 at the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum Support Center in Suitland, Maryland.

Birds collections from the Department of Vertebrate Zoology are displayed at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History. In the foreground is Roxie Laybourne, a feather identification expert.

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