Curatorial Correspondence,
1924, 1952-2017, and undated

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 19-132
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology
Dates:
1924, 1952-2017, and undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of correspondence created or maintained by Donald R. Davis, Curator, 1961- , and Chair, Department of Entomology, 1976-1981. Topics covered include Lepidoptera (moths, butterflies) research, specimen identification and loans, and professional activities. Some materials predate 1963, when the department was the Division of Insects. Materials include correspondence, transparencies, proposals, photographs, notes, memoranda, postcards, videotapes, DVDs, and other related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-132, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology, Curatorial Correspondence

Keywords
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Davis, Donald R. (Donald Ray) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Division of Insects Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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