Query: United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Records
Dates:
1853-1962
Size:
33.22 cu. ft. (56 document boxes) (9 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 233
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit includes correspondence of the division, 1861, 1877, 1881-1937; correspondence of assistant and associate curator Clarence R. Shoemaker, 1919-1958; monthly and annual reports, 1881-1936; invoices of specimens received and sent out, 1853-1921; catalogue of duplicate specimens, 1872-1881; and historical material and typescripts.

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in Record Unit 233 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Annual Reports
Creators:
United States National Museum. Section of Corals
Dates:
1931-1962
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 202
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Curator of the Division of Mollusks, Paul Bartsch, began to refer to a Section of Corals in his annual reports although there was never a curator for the Section. This practice continued, with the reports in this record unit forming a separate section of the Division of Mollusks annual …

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in Record Unit 202 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Curatorial Records
Dates:
circa 1906-1945
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-297
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes of Sol Felty Light (1886-1947), a zoologist at the University of California, Berkeley, 1926-1947. These field notes document freshwater copepods collected mostly in the United States, and some notes document specimens collected by others. These materials were maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Department …

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in Accession 16-297 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Crustacea
Dates:
circa 1908-1979
Size:
41.50 cu. ft. (83 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 307
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the curatorial staff of the Division of Crustacea, 1965-1979, and its predecessor, the Division of Marine Invertebrates, 1908-1965. Most of the correspondence dates from 1937, with a small amount created before that date. A few photographs and manuscripts are included in the records …

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in Record Unit 307 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
Dates:
1907-1978
Size:
79.56 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (121 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (60 3x5 boxes) (3 5x8 boxes) (2 film boxes) (oversize material)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7231
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of Waldo LaSalle Schmitt provide comprehensive documentation of his professional career, 1907-1977. They also illustrate, to a lesser degree, his personal life. Particularly well represented in the papers is material concerning Schmitt's carcinological research, his curatorial and administrative careers at the United States National Museum (USNM), his career as …

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in Record Unit 7231 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Echinoderms and Lower Invertebrates
Dates:
1907-1982
Size:
16 cu. ft. (32 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 325
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the curatorial staff of the Division of Echinoderms, 1907-1980. Most of the correspondence dates from 1965, with a small amount created before that date. Some photographs and slides are included in the records and are noted in the folder listing. The correspondence …

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in Record Unit 325 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Henry B. Roberts Papers
Creators:
Roberts, Henry B.
Dates:
1955-1973
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7299
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist primarily of correspondence relating to Roberts' official duties with the Division of Invertebrate Paleontology and Paleobotany and the Division of Marine Invertebrates. Also included are letters documenting his research on recent and fossil decapod crustacea.

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in Record Unit 7299 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Record Books
Creators:
United States National Museum. Department of Biology
Dates:
circa 1901-1944, with related materials from 1894
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 431
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists mostly of record books maintained by the Department of Biology. They include a register of employees of the department, circa 1910-1940; a visitor's book, 1943-1944; a record of manuscripts submitted to the Head Curator of Biology for publication by the United States National Museum (USNM), 1931-1943; a record of …

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in Record Unit 431 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Clarence R. Shoemaker Papers
Creators:
Shoemaker, Clarence R.
Dates:
1899-1924
Size:
0.65 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 x5 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of glass plate negatives taken by Clarence R. Shoemaker, who has held the title of Aid, Assistant Curator, Associate Curator, and Associate in Zoology between 1911 and 1958 in the United States National Museum, Division of Marine Invertebrates. Subjects include scientists, specimens and specimen diagrams, laboratories, and maps of …

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in Accession 03-027 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
Departmental Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
circa 1965-1989, with related records from 1945
Size:
11.5 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 423
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists primarily of correspondence and administrative records created by Chairmen of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, circa 1965-1989. The records document the research, exhibition, and outreach functions of the department. Also included are various record books created by the Division of Marine Invertebrates and the Department of Invertebrate …

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in Record Unit 423 for United States National Museum. Department of Marine Invertebrates
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