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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 270

National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds

Correspondence, 1960-1973

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds
Title: Correspondence
Dates: 1960-1973
Quantity: 4 cu. ft. (8 document boxes)
Collection: Record Unit 270
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This record unit consists of the official correspondence of the Division with the public and with ornithologists from museums and universities throughout the world. Topics include exchange of specimens, research projects, and scientific publications.

Historical Note

Herbert Friedmann retired as curator in 1960, as did Herbert Girton Deignan in 1961. Other curators represented in this material include Philip S. Humphrey, curator, 1962-1964; George E. Watson, assistant curator, 1963, associate curator, 1964, and curator, 1965-1968 and 1973- ; Richard L. Zusi, associate curator, 1964-1967, and curator, 1968- ; and Paul Slud, associate curator, 1965- .

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Descriptive Entry

This record unit consists of the official correspondence of the Division with the public and with ornithologists from museums and universities throughout the world. Topics include exchange of specimens, research projects, and scientific publications.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 270, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Birds, Correspondence

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Container List

Box 1

Folder 1 Aall - Alkon

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Folder 2 Allam - Anderson

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Folder 3 Andres - Axtell

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Folder 4 Babcock - Baumel

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Folder 5 Baumgartner - Biaggi

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Folder 6 Bierly - Bourne

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Folder 7 Bowman - Byrne

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Box 2

Folder 1 Cahalane - Collins

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Folder 2 Colstan - Corzo

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Folder 3 Cottam - Cutright

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Folder 4 Daniel - Diamond

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Folder 5 Diario - Durham

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Folder 6 Earl - Eyerdam

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Folder 7 Fagan - Ford

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Folder 8 Forshaw - Furman

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Box 3

Folder 1 Gabianelli - Gerrick

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Folder 2 Gessel - Graber

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Folder 3 Grady - Gwens

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Folders 4-5 Frank B. Gill, 1963-1972. Correspondence concerns the International Indian Ocean Expedition, 1963-1964. Gill participated as a research assistant for the Division.

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Folder 6 Habecker - Harris

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Folder 7 Harrison - Hodge

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Folder 8 Hoff - Hyksa

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Box 4

Folder 1 Ibarra - Isdahl

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Folder 2 Jack - Jenkins

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Folder 3 Jennings - Justin

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Folder 4 Kahl - Kincaid

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Folder 5 Kindler - Kushlan

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Folder 6 Lack - Leck

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Folder 7 LeCroy - Lloyd

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Folder 8 Loeb - Lyra

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Box 5

Folder 1 MacBeth - McAlpin

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Folder 2 McClaugherty - Meanley

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Folder 3 Mears - Mock

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Folder 4 Modinger - Myhr

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Folder 5 Nadkerny - Nichols

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Folder 6 Nicholson - Nystrom

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Folder 7 Oatley - Owre

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Box 6

Folder 1 Packard - Paterson

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Folder 2 Paulson - Pilling

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Folder 3 Pinkowski - Pyle

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Folder 4 Quay - Quinn

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Folder 5 Rabor - Reynard

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Folder 6 Rhinelander - Rothstein

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Folder 7 Rousseau-Decelles - Ryther

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Box 7

Folder 1 Sacher - Scott

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Folder 2 Seabloom - Simon

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Folder 3 Simonetta - Smithe

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Folder 4 Smithsonian - Stager

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Folder 5 Stalter - Stopkie

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Folder 6 Storer

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Folder 7 Stout - Sykes

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Folder 8 Taber - Thompson

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Folder 9 Thonglongya - Tordoff

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Folder 10 Torres-Barreto - Tyson

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Box 8

Folder 1 Udvardy - Utah

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Folder 2 Vaiden - Verwey

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Folder 3 Viers - Vuillemier

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Folder 4 Wagstaffe - Weitzman

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Folder 5 Welker - Williams

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Folder 6 Williamson - Wystrach

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Folder 7 Yadon - Yunker

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Folder 8 Ziegan - Zusi

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