Correspondence from W. Irving Vinal, 1891

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The folder contains a letter and notes from W. Irving Vinal to F. H. Parsons, Custodian of the Library and Archives for the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, on June 1, 1891. The letter relates to Vinal's field work during the past six months and the resulting specimens. The note contains specific information about specimens and loans.

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Marine invertebrates


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-122

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology Research Records, 1856-1891, 1913, 1963, 1975, 1993-1944, 1999

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 folder 197