Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 94-086
Creators:
International Palaeontological Association
Dates:
1973-1992
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of files maintained by IPA President A. J. Boucot, 1984-1990; IPA Secretary-General William Albert Oliver, Jr., 1984-1992, with a small amount of material from his predecessors Gerd Ernst Gerold Westermann and H. O. Wallister 1973-1984; and IPA Treasurer Richard E. Grant, 1980-1989. The records include correspondence, memoranda, reports, financial statements, annual reports, IPA publications, and related materials concerning annual meetings, conferences, and symposia of IPA; IPA publications, including its official journal "Lethaia"; the IPA constitution, membership, and financial status; and its relations with other scientific organizations.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The International Palaeontological Association (IPA) was established in 1933. The aim of IPA is "the collaboration and cooperation of international activity in paleontology and stratigraphy."

Notes
Non-SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-086, International Palaeontological Association, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Boucot, A. J. (Arthur James), 1924- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Grant, Richard E., 1927-1994 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Oliver, William Albert, 1926-2005 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Walliser, H. O. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Westermann, Gerd Ernst Gerold, 1927- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lethaia (Serial) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Paleontologists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Books Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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