George Sprague Myers Papers, circa 1903-1986 and undated

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Description

The cataloged field book comes from the the papers of George Sprague Myers document his research career in ichthyology and herpetology; his teaching career at Stanford University; professional activities, especially with the ASIH; expeditions and field work; and his work as an author and editor. Included are a large file of incoming and outgoing correspondence relating to all aspects of his career; manuscripts and speeches (many of which are unpublished); notes, illustrations, and related materials generated during his research; correspondence, classroom materials, and administrative records from his teaching career; collected materials relating to his family history, education, professional career, and personal affairs; photographs of and collected by Myers; and diplomas, certificates, and awards presented to him.

Date Range

1903 - 1986, undated

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Topic

  • Animalia
  • Fishes
  • Amphibians

Place

  • United States
  • Washington

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA RU007317

Extent

1 item

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives