Richard William Osman Papers,
1971-1974, 1989-2016

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 16-359
Creators:
Osman, Richard W.
Dates:
1971-1974, 1989-2016
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the papers of marine ecologist Richard W. Osman. These materials consists of field notes compiled by Dr. Osman during his extensive research on benthos and benthic zones. A significant portion of the material was created while working on the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Coastal Ocean Program and documents the study of benthic invertebrates that were used in mesocosm experiments. Other field notes in the collection pertain to experiments conducted alongside Robert B. Whitlatch of the University of Connecticut. Materials include field notes, data files, and other related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-359, Richard William Osman Papers

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Osman, Richard W. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Whitlatch, Robert B. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
University of Connecticut Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
NOAA Coastal Ocean Program (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marine ecology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Benthos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Research Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Field notes Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electronic records Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu