SIA RU007392, Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924, Ned Hollister Papers, 1916-1923

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Summary

This collection consists of correspondence, mostly concerning Hollister's selection as Superintendent of the NZP, and correspondence, lists, and notes documenting his research on the mammals of the Philippine Islands.

Subject

  • Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • United States Bureau of Biological Survey
  • United States Department of Agriculture
  • United States National Museum Division of Mammals

Notes

  • Ned Hollister (1876-1924) began his career in 1904 as a Field Naturalist with the Bureau of Biological Survey, United States Department of Agriculture. From 1910 to 1916 he served as Assistant Curator in the Division of Mammals, United States National Museum. In 1916, Hollister was appointed Superintendent of the National Zoological Park (NZP) where he remained until his death.
  • None.

Organization

(1) Correspondence, 1916; (2) correspondence, notes, and lists on the mammals of the Philippine Islands, 1922-1923

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1916
  • 1916-1923

Topic

Mammalogy

Form/Genre

  • Mixed archival materials
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA RU007392

Physical description

0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)