Correspondence,
1971-1999

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 01-062
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Biodiversity Program
Dates:
1971-1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records document the curatorial, research, and administrative activities of Don E. Wilson, Director, Biodiversity Program (1990-2000). Records created prior to 1990 were accumulated by and transferred with Wilson when he assumed the Directorship in 1990. Most of the early records document his activities while working as a mammalogist for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bird and Mammal Laboratories located in the National Museum of Natural History. He specialized in the study of bats.
Materials include incoming correspondence (majority of the collection) and a small portion of outgoing chronological files.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-062, National Museum of Natural History, Biodiversity Program, Correspondence
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 3/22/1996 memorandum, Shimaka to Borden; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Wilson, Don E. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Dept. of Vertebrate Zoology. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Bird and Mammal Laboratories. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bats Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mammalogy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mammals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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