Query: Blackwelder, Richard E.
Richard E. Blackwelder Oral History Interview
Creators:
Blackwelder, Richard E., interviewee
Dates:
1978
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9517
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …

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in Record Unit 9517 for Blackwelder, Richard E.
Richard E. Blackwelder Papers
Dates:
1948-1949
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence documenting Richard E. Blackwelder's work as Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution Committee on Zoological Nomenclature.

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Richard E. Blackwelder Papers
Dates:
circa 1947-1970
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of records documenting Richard E. Blackwelder's role in the establishment and early history of the Society of Systematic Zoology (SSZ), including files created during his tenures as President and Secretary. Also included are other professional files of Blackwelder concerning lectures, projects, publications, and related activities. The …

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Richard E. Blackwelder Field Notebooks
Dates:
1935-1938
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7156
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of two volumes of Blackwelder's field notes concerning his entomological observations and collecting activities in the West Indies.

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Richard E. Blackwelder Papers
Dates:
1926-1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-099
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Richard E. Blackwelder received a doctorate in entomology from Stanford University in 1934. The following year he received the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship, which enabled him to conduct field work on the beetles of the West Indies from 1935 to 1938. These papers consist of journals from Blackwelder's field work in the …

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James A. Peters Papers, and Records of the Division of Reptiles and Amphibians
Creators:
Peters, James Arthur, 1922-1972
Dates:
1927-1973 (Papers), 1927-1966 (Records)
Size:
24.25 cu. ft. (48 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers include both personal and professional correspondence and documents relating to Peters' academic and curatorial careers. Also included are files of the Division of Reptiles and Amphibians maintained by Peters' predecessor, Doris Mable Cochran (1898-1968). Correspondents include Jorge W. Abalos, M. Acosta-Solis, Kraig Kerr Adler, Villy Aellen, E. Ross Allen …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1974-1992, with related records from 1967
Size:
18 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 568
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily document the activities of the Office of the Registrar under the direction of Richard H. Lytle, 1974-1976; Philip Leslie, 1976-1985; and Mary E. Case, 1986-1993. They include reports, minutes, and other records of the Council of Registrars and the Collection Policy and Management Committee; a subject file containing various materials …

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Records
Dates:
circa 1900-1987
Size:
21 cu. ft. (21 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7425
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are the official files of the Branch Chief, Paleontology and Stratigraphy Branch, USGS, and document its research program and administration from 1900 to 1987. Included is a large amount of correspondence of the first two Branch Chiefs, Stanton and Reeside, which concerns the identification of specimens, field work of USGS …

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in Record Unit 7425 for Blackwelder, Richard E.
R. E. (Robert E.) Snodgrass Papers
Dates:
1924-1962
Size:
9.43 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7132
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes papers concerning entomology and zoology; criticisms of fellow scientists' manuscripts; identification of specimens; bestowal of honors; requests for separates of papers, recommendations, and personal appearances; snapshots of specimens; and correspondence from four continents, some in French, German, Italian, and Spanish.

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in Record Unit 7132 for Blackwelder, Richard E.
Correspondence
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 Heinrich. Some papers …

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