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Record Unit 139
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Record Unit 139
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Record Unit 139
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Outgoing Correspondence (1882-1905) includes receipts for specimens, first to Spencer F. Baird from Charles Valentine Riley and later from an assistant to the Museum's registrar; annual and monthly reports of the Division of Insects, including accession lists; correspondence from the Division regarding collection, distribution, and determi...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Insects
Dates:
1882-1918
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include receipts for specimens, annual and monthly reports of the Division, and correspondence regarding acquisition, distribution, and loan of specimens.

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United States National Museum. Division of Insects
Dates:
1878-1906
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are the official incoming correspondence of the Division of Insects (outgoing correspondence for part of the period is included in record unit 139). Included is correspondence from entomologists and others requesting determinations, loans of specimens, or regarding purchase or gift of specimens for the museum; and correspondence ...

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United States National Museum. Division of Insects
Dates:
1909-1963
Size:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records comprise the official correspondence of the Department of Entomology. Because a close relationship existed between the Department of Entomology of the National Museum and the Bureau of Entomology of the Agriculture Department, there is considerable correspondence of Agriculture Department staff, notably August Busck and Carl...

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Creators:
Townsend, Charles Henry Tyler
Dates:
1920-1940
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-180
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence to and from dipterist Charles Henry Tyler Townsend of the United States Department of Agriculture. Most of the correspondence is between United States National Museum Division of Insects staff, primarily John Merton Aldrich.

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Barber, Herbert Spencer, 1882-1950
Dates:
1903-1950
Size:
7 cu. ft. (14 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Chapin, Edward Albert, 1894-
Dates:
1937-1947
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-085
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notebooks from his travels in Cuba, Jamaica, Colombia, and Chile. The typewritten notebooks include journal entries, correspondence, photographs, news clippings, maps and checklists.

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Record Unit 427
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