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Natural history research

Author:
Chiba Kenritsu Chūō Hakubutsukan  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1990
1990-
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Zoology--Research--Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
QH1 .N2846
QH1.N2846
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_410537

Helen D. Young

Subject:
Young, Helen D  Search this
Carleton College (Northfield, Minn.)  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Women scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-1570]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_306597

Zoological research in western Hungary : a history / Károly Vig

Author:
Vig, Károly  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 356 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Hungary
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Zoology--Research--History  Search this
Zoologists--History  Search this
Call number:
QL51.2.H9 V54 2003
QL51.2.H9 V54 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_739343

Soviet dolphin research : an analysis of the literature from 1900 to the present

Author:
Linebaugh, Ruth M  Search this
Physical description:
16-20 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Russia
Date:
1976
1976]
Topic:
Dolphins  Search this
Zoology--Research  Search this
Call number:
QL737.C432 L75
QL737.C432L75
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_90913

Bosquejo histórico da zoologia em Portugal / por Carlos Almaça

Author:
Almaça, Carlos  Search this
Physical description:
50 p., 11 leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Portugal
Date:
1993
Topic:
Zoology--History  Search this
Zoology--Research--History  Search this
Call number:
QL21.P8 A44 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_466086

Zoologicheskie issledovaniia vo Vʹetname / [otvetstvennyĭ redaktor V.E. Sokolov]

Author:
Sokolov, Vladimir Evgenʹevich  Search this
Institut ėvoliutsionnoĭ morfologii i ėkologii zhivotnykh im. A.N. Severtsova  Search this
Physical description:
275, [5] p. : ill., map ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Vietnam
Date:
1992
Topic:
Zoology--Research  Search this
Call number:
QL313 .Z87 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_465971

Portugaliae zoologica

Author:
Universidade de Lisboa Departamento de Zoologia e Antropologia  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 25 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
Portugal
Date:
1990
1990-
Topic:
Zoology--Periodicals  Search this
Zoology--Research--Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
QL1 .P853
QL1.P853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_418707

Second exposé des titres et travaux scientifiques de M.R. Anthony, 1898-1921

Title:
Titres et travaux scientifiques
Author:
Anthony, R (Raoul) 1874-1941  Search this
Subject:
Anthony, R (Raoul) 1874-1941  Search this
Physical description:
80 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
France
Date:
1921
Topic:
Zoology--Research  Search this
Call number:
QL51.2.F8 A62 1921
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_489172

Correspondence and Read Files

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1974-1994
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of outgoing correspondence and memoranda documenting the professional and administrative activities of Department of Zoological Research (DZR) staff. DZR staff represented in this accession include Devra G. Kleiman, Eugene S. Morton, Katherine Ralls, John Seidensticker, Rasanayagam Rudran, and John Frederick Eisenberg.
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-044, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Correspondence and Read Files
Identifier:
Accession 08-044
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Correspondence and Read Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa08-044

Animal Research Records

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Extent:
14 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Field notes
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Date:
circa 1969-2001
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting research performed by the staff of the Department of Zoological Research. The majority of the records were created and maintained by Devra G. Kleiman who served as Scientist, 1972-1982; Acting Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1982-1983; Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984; Assistant Director for Zoological Research and Education, 1984-1985; Assistant Director for Research, 1985-1996; Assistant Director of Zoological Research, 1996-1997, and Senior Scientist, 1997-2001. Smaller amounts of records were created by John Frederick Eisenberg, Resident Scientist, 1971-1979, and Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1979-1982; Helmut K. Buechner, Senior Ecologist, 1972-1975; James M. Dietz, Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program; and others. Research topics documented include the Smithsonian-Venezuela Research Project, golden lion tamarins, giant pandas, rhinoceroses, elephants, tasmanian devils, chinchillas, and other rodents and small mammals. Some materials may have been created as part of the Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program, a subset of the department.

Materials include proposals, reports, and budgets for research projects; correspondence and memoranda; film, video, and written observations, including field notes; original data and statistical and graphical analysis; audio recordings of vocalizations; and videotaped television programs and lectures about research projects. Some materials were created by predecessor offices, including the Office of Animal Management (through 1979), the Office of Animal Programs (1979-1984), and the Department of Zoological Research and Education (1984-1985).
Topic:
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Golden lion tamarin  Search this
Giant panda  Search this
Rhinoceroses  Search this
Elephants  Search this
Tasmanian devil  Search this
Chinchillas  Search this
Rodents  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Wildlife conservation  Search this
Conservation biology  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-168, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Animal Research Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-168
See more items in:
Animal Research Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-168

Animal Research Records

Extent:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Laboratory notebooks
Manuscripts
Sketches
Black-and-white negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Color negatives
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Date:
1967-1997
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting behavioral research performed by Department of Zoological Research staff and their associates relating to captive and wild animals. The majority of the records were created and maintained by Miles Roberts and primarily documents his research concerning tarsiers, chipmunks, shrews, kangaroo rats, red pandas, and other small mammals. Additional records were created by John Frederick Eisenberg, Gene Maliniak, Mike Davenport, David Kessler, and Lang Elliott. Materials include observation data, data analysis, notebooks, scientific papers, audiotapes, film, videotapes, photographic materials, procedures, correspondence, sketches, bibliographies, and related materials. Some materials were created by predecessor and other offices, including the Animal Department (through 1968), the Department of Living Vertebrates (1968-1971), the Scientific Research Department (through c. 1973), the Office of Animal Management (1972-1979), the Office of Zoological Research (c. 1973-1982), the Office of Animal Programs (1979-1984), and the Department of Zoological Research and Education (1984-1985).
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Tarsiers  Search this
Shrews  Search this
Chipmunks  Search this
Kangaroo rats  Search this
Red panda  Search this
Mammals -- Behavior  Search this
Genre/Form:
Laboratory notebooks
Manuscripts
Sketches
Black-and-white negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Color negatives
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-220, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Animal Research Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-220
See more items in:
Animal Research Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-220

Invertebrate Zoology Research (1988-1989)

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program  Search this
Container:
Box 15 of 17
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 00-047, National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program, Program Records
See more items in:
Program Records
Program Records / Box 15
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa00-047-refidd1e3235

Subject Files

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Extent:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1977-1990
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Devra G. Kleiman, documenting the activities of the National Zoological Park's Research Council. Kleiman was a research scientist who also served as Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984; Assistant Director for Zoological Research and Educational Activities, 1984-1985; and Assistant Director for Research, 1985-1996. Materials include meeting agendas and minutes; research proposals with accompanying documentation and reviewers notes; research policies and guidelines; mission statement; correspondence and memoranda; and related materials.
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-167, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Subject Files
Identifier:
Accession 07-167
See more items in:
Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa07-167

Keeper Reports

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs  Search this
Extent:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
2000-2005
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the behavior of individual animals, care of animals, breeding, and significant events at the Bird House. Materials consist of observations and notes by the keepers, including daily reports, checksheets, and enrichment sheets.
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Zoo keepers  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Animal behavior  Search this
Zoo exhibits  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-077, National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs, Keeper Reports
Identifier:
Accession 08-077
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Keeper Reports
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa08-077

Subject Files

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Care Sciences  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Digital versatile discs
Electronic records
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Date:
1968-1969, 1975, 1992-1998
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Kathleen Brader, Animal Keeper, documenting the presentation of two kiwis to the National Zoological Park and the subsequent birth of a chick as well as her research regarding mousebirds (Colius), kiwis, and Micronesian (Guam) kingfishers. Materials include photographs and slides, a press release, a news article, and a lecture script. Some materials are in electronic format. Many of the kiwi materials had previously been maintained by the Office of Public Affairs.
Topic:
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Colius  Search this
Kiwis  Search this
Guam kingfisher  Search this
Diplomatic gifts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Digital versatile discs
Electronic records
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-225, National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Care Sciences, Subject Files
Identifier:
Accession 19-225
See more items in:
Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-225

Animal Research Records

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Extent:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
circa 1966-1984
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting behavioral observations of animals at the National Zoological Park. Species documented in this accession include bush dogs, crab-eating foxes, giant pandas (by Devra G. Kleiman and William A. Xanten), lesser pandas, Asian elephants (by John Eisenberg), Tasmanian devils, giraffes, Nile hippopotamus, Indian rhinoceros (by Helmut K. Buechner), spectacled bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sloth bears (by Daryl J. Boness), polar bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sable antelope (by Helmut K. Buechner), bongos, dik diks, oryx, duikers, and golden lion tamarins (by Helmut K. Buechner). Materials include raw and edited audio, film, and video footage. Materials also includes a Friends of the National Zoo training video which include clips from the Department of Zoological Research observations as well as a few lecture recordings.
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Animal behavior  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Giant panda  Search this
Wild dogs  Search this
Foxes  Search this
Red panda  Search this
Elephants  Search this
Tasmanian devil  Search this
Giraffe  Search this
Hippopotamus  Search this
Indian rhinoceros  Search this
Spectacled bear  Search this
Bears  Search this
Polar bear  Search this
Sable antelope  Search this
Dik-diks  Search this
Antelopes  Search this
Oryx  Search this
Duikers  Search this
Golden lion tamarin  Search this
Training  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-158, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Animal Research Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-158
See more items in:
Animal Research Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-158

Curatorial Records

Extent:
9.5 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Clippings
Picture postcards
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color negatives
Color transparencies
Place:
Latin America
Date:
1955-2012
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the professional correspondence of research zoologist Roy W. McDiarmid and his work at the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, United States Geological Survey (USGS). McDiarmid's research focuses on the systematics, behavior, ecology, and biogeography of amphibians and reptiles in the Neotropics. Some materials predate his time with the USGS. Materials include correspondence, manuscripts, postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs, negatives, and transparencies.
Topic:
Herpetology  Search this
Amphibians -- Behavior  Search this
Reptiles -- Behavior  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Amphibians -- Geographical distribution  Search this
Reptiles -- Geographical distribution  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Biology -- Classification  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Picture postcards
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color negatives
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-202, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-202
See more items in:
Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-202

Keeper Reports

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs  Search this
Extent:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1988-2007
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the behavior of individual animals, care of animals, breeding, and significant events among the animals of Beaver Valley, including seals, sea lions, pelicans, bobcats, otters, hawks, wolves, and beavers. Materials consist of observations and notes by the keepers in the form of daily reports as well as training, feeding, and medication records. Also included in this accession are several condolence cards given to the keepers after animal deaths.
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoo keepers  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Animal behavior  Search this
Beavers  Search this
Sea lions  Search this
Seals (Animals)  Search this
Pelicans  Search this
Bobcat  Search this
Wolves  Search this
Hawks  Search this
Otters  Search this
Zoo exhibits  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-005, National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs, Keeper Reports
Identifier:
Accession 10-005
See more items in:
Keeper Reports
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-005

Subject Files

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Clippings
Brochures
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1973-1998
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Devra G. Kleiman documenting the administrative, professional, and programmatic activities of the Department of Zoological Research. Kleiman served as Scientist, 1972-1982; Acting Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1982-1983; Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984; Assistant Director for Zoological Research and Education, 1984-1985; Assistant Director for Research, 1985-1996; Assistant Director of Zoological Research, 1996-1997, and Senior Scientist, 1997-2001. Records document Kleiman's activities as well as those of the scientists she supervised. Topics include volunteer training, research projects, conservation training, relations with external organizations, and general outreach. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, training materials, procedural manuals, meeting materials, clippings, images, brochures, notes, and related materials. Some materials were created while the unit was known as the Office of Animal Management (through 1979), the Office of Animal Programs (1979-1984), or the Department of Zoological Research and Education (1984-1985).
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Conservation biology  Search this
Zoologists  Search this
Volunteers  Search this
Zoology -- Study and teaching  Search this
Public relations  Search this
Occupational training  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Brochures
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-165, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Subject Files
Identifier:
Accession 11-165
See more items in:
Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-165

Subject Files

Creator::
National Zoological Park. Public Affairs and Communications Department  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Date:
1994, 2000-2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consist of records documenting the activities of the Public Affairs and Communications Department as well as press coverage of the National Zoological Park and its animals, facilities, exhibits, staff, events, and research. Materials include clippings, correspondence, reports, brochures, and related materials. This department was previously known as the Office of Public Affairs.
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoo exhibits  Search this
Public relations  Search this
Publicity  Search this
Zoology -- Research  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 18-029, National Zoological Park. Public Affairs and Communications Department, Subject Files
Identifier:
Accession 18-029
See more items in:
Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa18-029

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