Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 56
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum
Correspondence and Memoranda, 1897-1898
In January 1897, Charles D. Walcott, Director of the United States Geological Survey and Honorary Curator of Paleontology in the United States National Museum, assumed the duties of Acting Assistant Secretary. He resigned from the position June 30, 1898.
This record unit consists of outgoing correspondence written by Charles D. Walcott.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
- United States National Museum
- Smithsonian Institution -- Administration
- Geological Survey (U.S.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 56, Smithsonian Institution, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, Correspondence and Memoranda