Curatorial Records,
1877-1961

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 05-110
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Reptiles and Amphibians
Dates:
1877-1961
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the curatorial records of Leonhard Stejneger, Curator, 1889-1943, and Doris M. Cochran, Assistant Curator, Associate Curator, and Curator, 1927-1968. These materials pertain to their studies on the Chelydra genus of snapping turtles. Included are correspondence, memoranda, research notes, and photographs of specimens.
For related collections see the Leonhard Stejneger Papers, Record Unit 7074, and the Doris Mable Cochran Papers, Record Unit 7151.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-110, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Reptiles and Amphibians, Curatorial Records

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Stejneger, Leonhard, 1851-1943. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cochran, Doris M. (Doris Mable), 1898-1968 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chelydra Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Snapping turtles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Herpetology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white transparencies Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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