Departmental Records,
circa 1965-1989, with related records from 1945

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 423
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
circa 1965-1989, with related records from 1945
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 linear meters.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This record unit consists primarily of correspondence and administrative records created by Chairmen of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, circa 1965-1989. The records document the research, exhibition, and outreach functions of the department. Also included are various record books created by the Division of Marine Invertebrates and the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, circa 1945-1974.
The record books include a record of manuscripts reviewed by the staff, 1948-1974 (2 volumes); and the administration of the Rathbun Memorial Fund, 1955 and 1965. Also included are a guest book, 1945-1965, and a day book, 1948-1949.
Most of the records were created by Department Chairmen David L. Pawson, 1971-1976; W. Duane Hope, 1976-1981; Clyde F. E. Roper, 1981-1987; Roger F. Cressey, 1987-1988; and Charles W. Hart Jr., 1989. The period 1965-1971 is sparsely represented by administrative records.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 423, National Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology, Departmental Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cressey, Roger F., 1930- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hope, W. Duane, 1935- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pawson, David L. (David Leo), 1938- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roper, Clyde F. E., 1937- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hart, C. W. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Department of Invertebrate Zoology (NMNH) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Division of Marine Invertebrates (NMNH) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoology -- Invertebrate Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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