About the Bureaus

Birch Bark Basket, Flandreau Indian School (Bureau of Indian Affairs)

Bureau of Indian Affairs
More than 2.8 million items, 6,600 cubic feet of objects, and 200 linear feet of archives housed at 89 IA locations and 66 other institutions

Mancos Black-on-White Pitcher, c 1000-1150 AD, Anasazi Heritage Center (Bureau of Land Management) Bureau of Land Management
More than 10.1 million items, 4,400 cubic feet of objects, and 2,500 linear feet of archives housed at 3 BLM locations and 152 other institutions
Early construction of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon, Hoover Dam Collection (Bureau of Reclamation) Bureau of Reclamation
More than 8.6 million items housed at 10 BOR locations and 68 other institutions


Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
55 items housed at 3 BSEE locations
Warden Kroegel feeding pelican at Pelican Island NWR (Fish and Wildlife Service) Fish & Wildlife Service
More than 4.4 million items housed at 117 FWS locations and 160 other institutions
Fire (Star Quilt), Chantelle Blue Arm, Sioux Indian Museum (Indian Arts and Crafts Board)

Indian Arts & Crafts Board
More than 11,000 items housed at 3 IACB museums

Grand Teton and Snake River WY, Ansel Adams, 1941-1942 (Interior Museum) Interior Museum
More than 6,300 items housed at 1 IM location and 4 other institutions
Clara Barton Bodice, c 1855-1865, Clara Barton National Historic Site (National Park Service)

National Park Service
More than 162.4 million items housed at 324 NPS locations and 587 other institutions

Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians logo Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians
175 items Housed at 6 OST locations
Model A Ford, 1930 (United States Geological Survey) US Geological Survey
More than 52,500 items Housed at 1 USGS locations and 2 other institutions