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Creators:
Foerste, Aug. F. (Aug. Frederic), 1862-1936
Dates:
1880s-1930s
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of photographs, specimen lists, and drafts of manuscripts and related material created and maintained by Aug. F. Foerste, an invertebrate paleontologist.

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Creators:
Sohl, Norman F. (Norman Frederick), 1924-
Dates:
circa 1950-1988
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-113
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Norman F. Sohl's professional correspondence. Sohl was an invertebrate paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey.

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Creators:
Sohn, I. G. (Israel Gregory), 1911-2000
Dates:
1950-1976
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-117
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of professional correspondence documenting the career of Israel Gregory Sohn, invertebrate paleontologist for the United States Geological Survey. Correspondents include William Livingston Jellison.

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Creators:
Cooper, G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur), 1902-2000
Dates:
1987-1998
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-121
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of correspondence received by Cooper, primarily dealing with brachiopod research and personal matters. Among the correspondents are Chairmen of the Department of Paleobiology of the National Museum of Natural History: Richard E. Grant, 1972-1977, and William A. DiMichele, 1993-1998.

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Creators:
Grant, Richard E., 1927-1994
Dates:
circa 1957-1994
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-106
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Richard E. Grant (1927-1995) was an invertebrate paleontologist and authority on Permian Brachiopods. He served as Curator, Chairman, and Senior Geologist in the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) from 1972 until his death. These papers document Grant's professional career and include correspondence, memorand...

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Creators:
Stanton, T. W. (Timothy William), 1860-1953
Dates:
1885-1928, 1941 and undated
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7325
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The 1879 act establishing the United States Geological Survey (USGS) declares "And all collections of rocks, minerals, soils, and fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the Coast and Interior Survey, the Geological Survey, or by any other parties for the Government of the United States, when no longer need...

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Creators:
Meek, F. B. (Fielding Bradford), 1817-1876.
Dates:
1843-1877 and undated
Size:
5.69 cu. ft. (10 document boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The collection consists of correspondence 1849-1876, mostly incoming, concerning specimens and geological observations; notebooks, 1846-1872 and diaries, 1871-1875, resulting from Meek's field work; manuscripts and original plate illustrations; and miscellaneous personal papers, including a catalogue of the Meek library made soon after hi...

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Creators:
Boardman, Richard S.
Dates:
1956, 1960, 1965-1978, 1981-1983
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-094
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of correspondence documenting paleontologist Richard S. Boardman's work on the revision of the Bryozoa section of the "Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology." Materials also include one photograph.

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Creators:
Roundy, P. V. (Paul Vere), 1884-1937
Dates:
circa 1911-1937 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7330
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Roundy's twenty-eight year career with the USGS. They consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence concerning the identification of fossil specimens; his fieldwork in Kansas and Oklahoma, 1918; research on Carboniferous invertebrates; and professional activities.

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Creators:
Emlong, Jennie V. interviewee
Dates:
1980
Size:
2 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9518
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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