This accession consists of files created and maintained by Frederick M. Bayer, Zoologist Emeritus. Bayer came to the Smithsonian Insitution in 1947 as a research zoologist specializing in taxonomy, zoogeography, and mineralogy of Octocorallia (soft corals). These materials consist of correspondence, subject files, field notes, photographs, negatives, and glass slides.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-194, National Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology, Correspondence
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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