Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7163
Creators:
Vivarium Society
Dates:
1925-1930
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This record unit consists of the Constitution of the Vivarium Society; minutes of meetings; correspondence; newspaper clippings; membership lists; and photographs.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The Vivarium Society was founded in 1925 by a group of Washington area naturalists who were actively interested in the study of natural history in the field, and in the maintenance of vivariums for scientific observations on living specimens. Activities centered around field trips and monthly meetings at which members or guests reported on their recent research.

Notes
Non-SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7163, Vivarium Society, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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