Query: Paleontological Society
Frank C. Whitmore Papers
Dates:
1937-2001
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-245
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of papers documenting the career of Frank C. Whitmore, Geologist with the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and Smithsonian Research Associate. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, examinations and reports, photographs, and other papers associated with Whitmore's paleontological research.

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Curatorial Correspondence and Memoranda
Dates:
1949-2005
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of William A. Oliver in his positions at the United States Geological Survey (1957-1993) and the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology (1967-2005), as well as some materials dating back to his studies at Cornell University. His research interests included the study of Silurian …

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Records
Dates:
circa 1947-1974 and undated
Size:
6.15 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 3x5 box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 424
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence documenting the operation of the Division of Vertebrate Paleontology, circa 1955-1974. Also included are plans of operation, circa 1947-1960; public inquiries for identification of specimens and information; and glass plate negatives which document the field work of Frederick William True and James W. Gidley …

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Robert King Harris papers
Creators:
Harris, Robert King, 1912-1980
Dates:
circa 1940-circa 1970
Size:
26.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1983-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material of the collection relates to a large collection of archeological specimens which Harris began in 1924 and developed into a 100,000-piece amassment. The collection, ranging in time from the paleo-American to the historic, in part represents Harris's own field work but also incorporates material of other workers. It includes …

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George Herbert Girty Papers
Dates:
1896-1948 and undated
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7329
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 …

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Chairmen's Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1965-1987
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 382
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of records of the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, primarily under the chairmanships of George E. Watson and Robert H. Gibbs, Jr., with additional material from the tenures of Philip S. Humphrey, George R. Zug, W. Ronald Heyer, and Richard W. Thorington, Jr. The records include memoranda …

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Storrs L. Olson Papers
Creators:
Olson, Storrs L.
Dates:
circa 1960-2003
Size:
4.01 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of papers documenting the professional career of Storrs L. Olson, an avian paleontologist and curator in the Division of Birds, National Museum of Natural History. Included is professional correspondence documenting curatorial duties, field work, and the publication of results; photographs of Olson; correspondence, drafts, photographs, and illustrations …

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Records
Creators:
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections
Dates:
1987-1993
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-029
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) was created in 1985. It is a multi-disciplinary organization, including persons within the fields of anthropology, zoology, botany, geology, paleontology, and others interested in the development and preservation of natural history collections. These records consist mostly of Paisley S. Cato's files …

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Records
Creators:
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections
Dates:
1981-1993
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) was created in 1985. It is a multidisciplinary organization, including persons within the fields of anthropology, zoology, botany, geology, paleontology, and others who are interested in the development and preservation of natural history collections. These records document the establishment and early …

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Curatorial Records
Dates:
1956-2000
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Division of Vertebrate Paleontology. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, administrative records regarding collections and the A. Remington Kellogg Library, research notes and proposals, exhibition files, photographs of specimens, and professional activity files. Curators represented in these records include Clayton Edward Ray …

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