Specimen Records,
1853-1920

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 120
Creators:
United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1853-1920
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.6 linear meters.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This is the record book of specimens distributed by the Smithsonian to individuals and institutions throughout the world. One volume includes distributions from Spencer F. Baird's personal collections. See also Transmission of Specimens and Specimen Distribution Records, record units 115 and 186.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 120, United States National Museum, Office of the Registrar, Specimen Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Registrar Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Registrar (USNM). United States National Museum Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Specimen Distribution Record Books (SNM). Registrar (USNM) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Administration. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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