Query: United States National Museum. Department of Zoology
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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Curatorial Records
Dates:
1903-2003
Size:
20 cu. ft. (20 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Paul J. Spangler, curator at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH). These records include correspondence, grants, loans, administrative records, research materials, manuscripts, specimen information, reference information, and materials related to his work with professional societies. Some material predates his association …

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Curtis W. Sabrosky Papers
Creators:
Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Dates:
1953-1961
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Sabrosky's work as a representative of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Included are files relating to the development of the First International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, 1961; the Colloquium on Zoological Nomenclature, International Congress of Zoology, Copenhagen, 1953; and the Colloquium on Zoological Nomenclature, International …

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J. Brookes Knight Papers
Creators:
Knight, J. Brookes (James Brookes), 1888-1960
Dates:
circa 1928-1955 and undated
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (11 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7251
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of general correspondence with his family and amateur and professional paleontologists; unpublished manuscripts on gastropods and a typescript by F. M. Wadley of the United States Department of Agriculture; and drawings and a map of geological formations in central Texas. Correspondence concerns family financial matters; the administration …

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Biographical File
Dates:
1860-1973 and undated
Size:
8.5 cu. ft. (17 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7320
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains a variety of materials documenting the lives and careers of scientists from a wide range of fields, including mammalogy, ornithology, ichthyology, herpetology, botany, entomology, paleontology and geology. Also included are files on conservationists, taxidermists, historical figures, explorers, frontiersmen, and hunters. The files include biographies, news clippings, press …

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F. Raymond Fosberg Oral History Interviews
Creators:
Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993, interviewee
Dates:
1993
Size:
22 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9572
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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Leonhard Stejneger and Georg Herman Baur Collection
Dates:
circa 1850-1943
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7441
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of papers documenting the research of both Stejneger and Baur on tortoises. Much of the Baur material was created during his research for the planned USNM monograph on North American tortoises. The papers consist of correspondence, notes, manuscripts, lists, newspaper clippings, photographs, negatives, and drawings. Of special …

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Charles Valentine Riley Papers
Dates:
1866-1895 and undated, with information to 1915
Size:
16.25 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers concern entomology, mostly economic, including scrapbooks compiled by Riley and occasionally by others, 1872-1894, tracing the history of entomology in clippings from a wide variety of sources arranged topically and especially useful for tracing Riley's work as state Entomologist of Missouri; Memorandum Entomologicum, 1866-1879, consisting of descriptions, drawings, observations and …

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Records
Dates:
circa 1948-1974
Size:
11.5 cu. ft. (23 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 247
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The record unit contains correspondence, memoranda, notes, reports, manuscripts, and other materials documenting the activities of the Department of Entomology and its staff, especially during the tenures of John Frederick Gates Clarke, Karl V. Krombein, and Paul D. Hurd, Jr., as chairman. Some material concerning the professional activities of these …

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in Record Unit 247 for United States National Museum. Department of Zoology
G. Arthur Cooper Papers
Dates:
1923-1993 and undated,with material from 1878 to 1892
Size:
18.61 cu. ft. (36 document boxes) (1 half document box) (2 3x5 boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7318
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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