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Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Record Unit 7299

Roberts, Henry B.

Henry B. Roberts Papers, 1955-1973

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Roberts, Henry B.
Title: Henry B. Roberts Papers
Dates: 1955-1973
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Record Unit 7299
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These papers consist primarily of correspondence relating to Roberts' official duties with the Division of Invertebrate Paleontology and Paleobotany and the Division of Marine Invertebrates. Also included are letters documenting his research on recent and fossil decapod crustacea.

Historical Note

Henry B. Roberts (1910-1979) came to the Smithsonian Institution in 1956 as a Museum Aid in the Division of Invertebrate Paleontology and Paleobotany, Department of Geology, United States National Museum. In 1962 he transferred to the Division of Marine Invertebrates (after 1965, the Division of Crustacea) where he worked as a Museum Specialist until his retirement in 1973.

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Descriptive Entry

These papers consist primarily of correspondence relating to Roberts' official duties with the Division of Invertebrate Paleontology and Paleobotany and the Division of Marine Invertebrates. Also included are letters documenting his research on recent and fossil decapod crustacea.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7299, Henry B. Roberts Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Folder 1 Scelzo - Miscellaneous Correspondence

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Folder 2 Correspondence, 1955-1972

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Folder 3 Correspondence, 1969

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Folder 4 E and R, 1969

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Folder 5 Correspondence, 1970

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Folder 6 Correspondence, 1971

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Folder 7 Correspondence, 1972 (includes internal folder: del Solar 284208)

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Folder 8 Correspondence, 1973

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Folder 9 Burkenroad

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Folder 10 S. L. H. Fuller

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Folder 11 Garth

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Folder 12 Guinot - 273183-277917

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Folder 13 R. A. McLaughlin, E. J. McGeorge

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Folder 14 Technical Reviews - Manuscripts

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Folder 15 Henry B. Roberts - Personnel Records

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