Preparators' Reports,
1881-1919 and undated

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 408
Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
1881-1919 and undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This record unit consists of weekly, monthly, and annual reports of the United States National Museum (USNM) staff involved with the preparation of collections for study and exhibition. The reports were submitted to the Director of USNM and maintained by the Division of Correspondence and Documents. Included are reports of the Taxidermist, Osteological Preparator, Preparator of the Department of Arts and Industries, Modeler, and Printer. Also included are reports of the Division (before 1897, Department) of Comparative Anatomy.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 408, United States National Museum, Preparators' Reports

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
United States National Museum. Director Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Division of Correspondence and Documents Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Taxidermist Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Osteological Preparator Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Department of Arts and Industries Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Modeler Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Printer Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Division of Comparative Anatomy Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Collection management Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taxidermy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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