Ernest P. (Ernest Pillsbury) Walker Papers,
circa 1923-1956

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FARU7161
Dates:
circa 1923-1956
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
8.08 cu. ft. (14 document boxes) (3 5x8 boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These papers include some correspondence and notes prior to Walker's tenure at the National Zoological Park, as well as working papers on mammalogy and some correspondence dating from his time at the National Zoological Park. In addition there are numerous images of animals.

Historical Note
Historical Note
Ernest Pillsbury Walker (1891-1969) served in a number of positions concerning game and wildlife management and preservation. He was fur game warden for the Territory of Alaska and the United States and did work for the Bureau of Biological Survey of the United States Department of Agriculture. From 1930 to 1956, Walker was Assistant Director of the National Zoological Park.

Administration
Author
Finding aid prepared by Smithsonian Institution Archives

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7161, Ernest P. (Ernest Pillsbury) Walker Papers

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Walker, Ernest P. (Ernest Pillsbury), 1891-1969 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Bureau of Biological Survey Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mammalogy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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