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Creators:
United States. Navy
Bayer, Frederick M.
Dates:
1953
Size:
159 Photographic prints (silver gelatin)
122 Negatives (acetate)
0.58 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2008-20
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of 122 photographs of people and marine life made by Bayer while on the SIM survey of Ifalik Atoll in 1953, as well as 68 aerial photographs of the Atoll. The aerial photographs are stamped on verso as official Navy photographs. Bayer's marine life photographs include underwater images of coral, fish, crustaceans, and other ...

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Creators:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Dates:
circa 1838-1842
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of pencil and color drawings prepared for the Report on Mollusca of the United States Exploring Expedition. Artists represented include Joseph Drayton, Joseph P. Couthouy, Frederick M. Bayer, and A. F. Bellows. This accession relates to materials in Record Unit 7186.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1947, 1953, 1955
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-117
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Frederick M. Bayer (1921-2007), zoologist at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, 1947-1961, 1975-1996. Bayer specialized in the study and classification of soft corals (Octocorallia). These materials consist of his catalogs and journals for his expeditions to the...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1826-1849, 1928, 1984, and undated
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-306
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of several curatorial items from the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, including a catalog compiled by Frederick M. Bayer of drawings of invertebrates from the United States Exploring Expedition; a series of original sketches of jellyfish that were in Bayer's possession, some of which are identified as being from the ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1937-2005
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files created and maintained by Frederick M. Bayer, Zoologist Emeritus. Bayer came to the Smithsonian Institution in 1947 as a research zoologist specializing in taxonomy, zoogeography, and mineralogy of Octocorallia (soft corals). These materials consist of correspondence, subject files, field notes, photographs, ne...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates
Dates:
1907-1982
Size:
16 cu. ft. (32 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 325
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the curatorial staff of the Division of Echinoderms, 1907-1980. Most of the correspondence dates from 1965, with a small amount created before that date. Some photographs and slides are included in the records and are noted in the folder listing. The correspondence ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1970-2018
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-270
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence of Frederick M. Bayer (1921-2007), curator in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, 1947-1961, 1975-1996, and Curator Emeritus, 1996-2006. Most of the correspondence concerns his study of octocorals of New Caledonia. Materials also include postcards, photographs, clippings, and related materials. Mat...

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Creators:
Capps, Hahn William, 1903-
Dates:
1939-1964
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7399
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates
Dates:
1947-2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-146
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records concerning the identification, exchange, and distribution of specimens; collecting work, research, and expeditions; publication of manuscripts; professional activities; and administrative matters. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, and some photographs and field notes. Many division ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates
Dates:
1981-1991
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the professional staff of the Division of Echinoderms. The correspondence concerns the identification of specimens; research projects; accessions, loans and exchanges; and professional activities. Curators represented in the correspondence include Frederick M. Bayer, Stephen ...

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