Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of C. Allan Child (1929-2011), museum specialist in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. These notes cover his collecting of marine invertebrates from around the world. Materials include field data sheets, notes, and maps.
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry These records primarily document activities of the Division of Worms from its establishment in 1965 until 1975. They include correspondence concerning the identification, exchange, and distribution of specimens, professional activities of staff members, and administrative matters; files concerning W. Duane Hope's work as an officer of the Association of Meiobenthologists; and an information file on worms, compiled by the Division of Marine Invertebrates, which contains newspaper clippings, articles, and correspondence of Waldo LaSalle Schmitt.
Utah State Archives and Records Service
Mainly relates to mosquito control activities from 1935 to the late 1960's. Some files relating to duties at the University
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of various scientists associated with the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and one of its predecessors, the Division of Mollusks. Scientists included are R. Tucker Abbott, Rolf A. M. Brandt, John Brooks Henderson, Austin E. Lamberts, Aron L. Mehring, and Peter F. Major. Some were affiliated as staff and others by the gift of their collections to the museum. Materials also include maps, scientific illustrations, and photographs.
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry These records consist of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the curatorial staff of the Division of Crustacea. The correspondence concerns the identification, acquisition, and exchange of specimens; research proposals; professional activities of the staff; public inquiries; and divisional administration. This collection also includes one file of correspondence that was created after the Division of Crustacea was dissolved into the Department of Invertebrate Zoology in 1997.
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Robert F. Bolland, a professor with the University of Maryland University College. These field notes occurred during his work with the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center on Okinawa Island, Guam, and Hong Kong and relate to collections that are housed at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology. Materials include field data sheets and a map.
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry This accession consists of several curatorial items from the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, including a catalog compiled by Frederick M. Bayer of drawings of invertebrates from the United States Exploring Expedition; a series of original sketches of jellyfish that were in Bayer's possession, some of which are identified as being from the China Sea; and a photograph of a church choir. Materials include a catalog, sketches, and a photograph.
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
U.S. Fish Commission archives generated during A.E. Verrill's involvement with the Commission from 1871-1887.
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry 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 of Invertebrate Zoology, and possibly relate to collections in the department. Materials also include correspondence and maps.
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Descriptive Entry This accession consists of field notes of Grace E. Pickford (1902-1986), a zoologist and professor at Albertus Magnus College, Yale University, and Hiram College. These field notes document her focus on worms while in South Africa as a traveling scholar of Newnham College, Cambridge. These records document specimens in the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and were maintained by the department. Materials also include maps.