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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 Adl...

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Creators:
Herpetologists' League
Dates:
circa 1947-1965, 1973-1988
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-143
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Roy W. McDiarmid, Robert Jaeger, and Herndon G. Dowling. Materials also include agenda booklets of the Board of Trustees for the Herpetologists' League.

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Creators:
Herpetologists' League
Dates:
1988-1992
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-043
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of J. Whitfield Gibbons as President of the Herpetologists' League, c. 1988-1992. Materials include minutes of the meetings of the Board of Trustees and correspondence of the president.

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Creators:
Herpetologists' League
Dates:
circa 1975-1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-037
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of an addition to the records of the Herpetologists' League. Materials include a notebook concerning the founding of the organization and renewal/membership cards collected on a yearly basis by the Treasurer.

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Creators:
Peters, James Arthur, 1922-1972
Dates:
1965-1971
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-186
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, and published materials documenting Peters' work on the Rare and Endangered Species Committee of the Bureau of Sports Fish and Wildlife, U.S. Department of the Interior.

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Creators:
Yarrow, H. C. (Henry Crecy), 1840-1929
Dates:
circa 1880-1890
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7166
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:
Cochran, Doris M., (Doris Mabel), 1898-1968
Dates:
circa 1891-1968
Size:
6.94 cu. ft. (12 document boxes) (1 16x20 box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Doris Mable Cochran include manuscripts, notes and data on herpetology; material concerning specimens received by the Division of Reptiles and Amphibians; photographs of reptiles and amphibians; personal material including clippings, photographs and material related to her education and Smithsonian career; personal correspondence...

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Creators:
Stejneger, Leonhard, 1851-1943
Dates:
1753, 1867-1943
Size:
23.86 cu. ft. (46 document boxes) (2 12x17 boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Leonhard Stejneger consist of manuscripts on Japanese herpetology, Chinese herpetology, Puerto Rican and West Indian herpetology, North American herpetology, poisonous snakes, turtles, fur seals, ornithology, European fauna and the study of life zones; manuscripts, general notes and bibliographic notes and correspondence regardin...

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Dates:
1922-1930, 1945 and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7444
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The collection contains photographic images of reptiles, chiefly snakes, crocodiles, horned toads, Komodo dragons, and iguanas, of specimens both in the wild and on museum display. The photographs were to illustrate popular articles on reptiles and some are in the form of photographs clipped from newspapers and mounted on board. Most were...

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Creators:
Gloyd, Howard K., 1902-1978
Dates:
1914-1973
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7388
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of professional correspondence to and from Gloyd. Also included are requests for publications and extensive communications with Conant.

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