Smithsonian Institution Archives

Records, 1987-1993

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA94-029
Creators:
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections
Dates:
1987-1993
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) was created in 1985. It is a multi-disciplinary organization, including persons within the fields of anthropology, zoology, botany, geology, paleontology, and others interested in the development and preservation of natural history collections. These records consist mostly of Paisley S. Cato's files as Editor of SPNHC documenting the publication of Society publications Collection Forum and SPNCH Newsletter. Also included are smaller amounts of SPNCH promotional material and records concerning the 1993 SPNCH annual meeting in Victoria, British Columbia.

Administration
Author
Finding aid prepared by Smithsonian Institution Archives

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-029, Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections, Records

More Information
Notes
Non-SI Records


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cato, Paisley S. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Collection forum (Serial) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
SPNHC newsletter Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Natural history -- Catalogs and collections Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Professional associations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Preservation of materials Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Collection management Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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