This accession consists of the records of the Treasurer, Society of Systematic Biologists (SSB), and its predecessor, the Society of Systematic Zoology (renamed SSB in 1991).
This accession consists of an album of photographs of members of the Washington Biologists' Field Club at Plummers Island, Maryland.
A. Stanley Rand Papers
This accession consists of film footage taken by A. Stanley Rand, a biologist specializing in the ecology and behavior of tropical reptiles and amphibians. After receiving his Ph.D. in biology from Harvard University in 1961, Rand served as a zoologist at the Departamento de Zoologia, Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 1964, he was …
A. Stanley Rand Papers
This accession consists of a color 16mm film, The Man Who Talks to the Frogs, produced by the BBC, which focuses on A. Stanley Rand, biologist at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Center.
This accession consists of records documenting the operation and activities of the Biological Society of Washington (BSW), including its publications program. Materials include minutes, membership records, and officer correspondence.
Louis W. Hutchins Papers
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
Eugene S. Morton Papers
This accession consists of records documenting the research of Eugene S. Morton, biologist, while working for General Electric Company (GE) in 1964 and during his pre-doctoral fellowship in the 1970s. Both sets of research were performed at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. While working for GE, Morton studied methods by which sound …
David Challinor Papers
This accession consists of the personal papers of David Challinor, biologist, naturalist, and science advisor. Challinor served the Office of the Secretary as Special Assistant for Tropical Biology, 1966-1967, before joining the Office of International Activities as Deputy Director, 1967-1969, and later Director, 1969-1971. In 1971, Challinor became the Assistant Secretary for Science and …
This accession consists of photographs and negatives of Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute staff and researchers. Some images also include family members and local wildlife. These materials were maintained by Egbert Giles Leigh. Many of the images were taken by Patricia Rand.
Allan W. H. Bé Papers
This accession consists of the papers of Allan W. H. Bé, marine invertebrate zoologist. Bé spent much of his career at the Lamont Geological Observatory at Columbia University studying plankton. Materials include field notes from various cruises, equipment logs, and data compilations.