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Correspondence, 1826-1849, 1896, 1916, 1928, 1935-2018, and undated

Catalog Data

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mollusks  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Zoology  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. processed holdings
60.91 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Field notes
Black-and-white photographs
Newsletters
Brochures
Clippings
Color photographs
Drawings
Illustrations
Maps
Scientific illustrations
Picture postcards
Date:
1826
1826-2018
1826-1849, 1896, 1916, 1928, 1935-2018, and undated
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Alphabetic, chronologic, and unarranged
Summary:
Consists of records documenting invertebrate collections under the Department's care, requests for information and publications, specimen identification, job inquiries, departmental administration, and curatorial and research activities. There are materials dated prior to 1965, when the Department of Zoology was divided to include vertebrate and invertebrate branches. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, postcards, clippings, newsletters, charts, field notes, reports, brochures, photographs, slides, negatives, transparencies, scientific illustrations, and maps. Some materials are in electronic format.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Invertebrate zoology  Search this
Crustacea  Search this
Mollusks  Search this
Research  Search this
Snails  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Gastropoda  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00093
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Correspondence 1826-1849, 1896, 1916, 1928, 1935-2018, and undated [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Invertebrate Zoology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218022