Query: United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Lepidoptera
Dates:
1963-1990, with related records from 1942
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 427
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of professional correspondence and administrative files documenting the activities and research of the Division of Lepidoptera. The correspondence for the most part concerns the loan, acquisition, identification, and distribution of insect specimens. A small amount of the correspondence dates to before the 1963 establishment of the Department of …

Loading...
in Record Unit 427 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Neuropteroids and Diptera
Dates:
1963-1989, with related records from 1938
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 422
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Curators represented by these records include Grace E. Glance (Associate Curator, 1948-1957), Oliver S. Flint, Jr. (Associate Curator, 1961-1965; Curator, 1965- ), and Richard W. Baumann (Associate Curator, 1972-1975). These records consist of professional correspondence and administrative files documenting the research and activities of the neuropteroid portion of the Division of Neuropteroids and Diptera. No …

Loading...
in Record Unit 422 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Hemiptera
Dates:
1963-1984, with related records from 1949
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 418
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of incoming and outgoing professional correspondence of the Division of Hemiptera concerning the identification, acquisition, distribution, and loan of specimens from 1963 to 1984. Related correspondence created between 1949 and 1963 by Louise M. Russell, Entomologist at the Insect Identification and Parasite Introduction Branch, United States Department of Agriculture, is also …

Loading...
in Record Unit 418 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Correspondence and Specimen Records
Dates:
1882-1918
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include receipts for specimens, annual and monthly reports of the Division, and correspondence regarding acquisition, distribution, and loan of specimens.

Loading...
in Record Unit 139 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Correspondence
Dates:
1878-1906
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records are the official incoming correspondence of the Division of Insects (outgoing correspondence for part of the period is included in record unit 139). Included is correspondence from entomologists and others requesting determinations, loans of specimens, or regarding purchase or gift of specimens for the museum; and correspondence between entomologists …

Loading...
in Record Unit 138 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Herbert Spencer Barber Papers
Dates:
1903-1950
Size:
7 cu. ft. (14 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

Loading...
in Record Unit 7103 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Website Records
Dates:
2018
Collection ID:
Accession 19-178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the United States National Museum Geometridae section of the Department of Entomology website as it existed on June 18, 2018. The section allows users to browse information about the geometridae moth collections of the National Museum of Natural History, formerly part of the United States National Museum. In …

Digital Content Available

Loading...
in Accession 19-178 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
James Chamberlain Crawford Papers
Dates:
1901-1927
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7114
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

Loading...
in Record Unit 7114 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Harrison Gray Dyar Papers
Dates:
1882-1927
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

Loading...
in Record Unit 7101 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
Records
Dates:
1963-1979
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 411
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of incoming and outgoing professional correspondence of the Division of Coleoptera concerning the acquisition, identification, loan, and distribution of specimens from 1963 to 1971. Also included are records documenting visitors to the Division from 1965 to 1979.

Loading...
in Record Unit 411 for United States National Museum. Department of Insects
200 records — Page 1 of 20