Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7163
Creators:
Vivarium Society
Dates:
1925-1930
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.1 linear meter.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Introduction
Introduction
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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 Vivaria 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
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7163, Vivarium Society, Records

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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