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Record Unit 7407

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Bird and Mammal Laboratories

Records, 1945-1970

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Bird and Mammal Laboratories
Title: Records
Dates: 1945-1970
Quantity: 3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection: Record Unit 7407
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This record unit consists of files of Directors Stanley Paul Young, 1958-1959, and Richard Hyde Manville, 1960-1970, primarily concerning the Alaska sea-otter investigations of Karl Walton Kenyon. The records include correspondence, memoranda, reports, statistics, and photographs. Also included is a small amount of records documenting professional activities and publications of Manville. Records predating the establishment of the Bird and Mammal Laboratories in 1958 were primarily created by Young and Frank G. Ashbrook as staff members of the Section of Wild Fur Animal Investigations, Fish and Wildlife Service.

Descriptive Entry

This collection consists of files of Directors Stanley Paul Young, 1958-1959, and Richard Hyde Manville, 1960-1970, primarily concerning the Alaska sea-otter investigations of Karl Walton Kenyon. The records include correspondence, memoranda, reports, statistics, and photographs. Also included are a small amount of records documenting professional activities and publications of Manville. Records pre-dating the establishment of the Bird and Mammal Laboratories in 1958 were primarily created by Young and Frank G. Ashbrook as staff members of the Section of Wild Fur Animal Investigations, United States Fish and Wildlife Service. See also Record Unit 7171.

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Container List

Box 1

Field Notes - Marine Mammal Survey, 1961

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Trip Report - Seattle and Alaska, 1961

Box 1 of 4

Visit to the Commander Islands, USSR, July 1961

Box 1 of 4

Opportunities for U.S.-Soviet Cooperation in the Arctic, 1965

Box 1 of 4

Trip to Hawaiian Islands Refuge, 1968

Box 1 of 4

State of Alaska, 1968

Box 1 of 4

Time Magazine, 1968

Box 1 of 4

Accomplishments, 1966-1967

Box 1 of 4

Walrus Study, 1968

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otters, 1964-1968

Box 1 of 4

Seals, 1967-1968

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter Tagging, 1968

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter Population and Distribution and Aerial Survey, 1962

Box 1 of 4

Aerial Survey of Amchitka Island, 1965

Box 1 of 4

Legislation, 1965

Box 1 of 4

Winnipeg Trip, 1965

Box 1 of 4

Annual Report, 1969

Box 1 of 4

Golden Eagle vs. Lambs, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Seattle Zoo

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter-Abalone Meeting, 1969

Box 1 of 4

Sixth Conference on Biological Sonar and Diving Mammals, 1969

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter Transplant Summary Report, 1969

Box 1 of 4

Marine Mammals Bibliography, 1968

Box 1 of 4

Gottschalk Correspondence, 1969

Box 1 of 4

San Miguel Island Report, 1969

Box 1 of 4

Ice Seals Meeting, 1969-1970

Box 1 of 4

Annual Report, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otters on Amchitka Island, 1955

Box 1 of 4

Clippings and Reprints, 1970

Box 1 of 4

The Otter Raft, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Publications, 1969-1970

Box 1 of 4

Marine Mammal Biological Laboratory, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter Bibliography, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Seattle Audubon Society, 1967

Box 1 of 4

Walrus Harvesting Regulations, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Index, 1970

Box 1 of 4

Aerial Survey of Sea Otters, Other Marine Mammals and Birds, Alaskan Peninsula and Aleutian Islands, 1965

Box 1 of 4

Muskoxen Report, 1963

Box 1 of 4

Aerial Survey of Walruses in Northern Bering Sea, 1960

Box 1 of 4

Aerial Surveys of Marine Mammals in the Bering Sea, 1960

Box 1 of 4

Commander Islands Trip, 1961

Box 1 of 4

Marine Mammal Studies, 1961

Box 1 of 4

Polar Bear Studies, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Photographs, 1966

Box 1 of 4

American Society of Mammalogists, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Publications, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Activities, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Publications, 1969

Box 1 of 4

Marine Wildlife Observations, Leeward Hawaiian Islands, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Willapa National Wildlife Refuge, 1966

Box 1 of 4

General Report, 1963

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter Manuscripts, 1964

Box 1 of 4

Attu Village, Alaska, 1966

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Refuge Status of the Pribilof Islands, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Seal Entry, World Book Encyclopedia, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Aerial Survey of Marine Mammals, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Otter Ophthalmology Article, 1967

Box 1 of 4

Reproduction in the Female Sea Otter, 1966

Box 1 of 4

Sea Otter Manuscript, 1965-1967

Box 1 of 4

Sale of Sea Otter Pelts, 1967

Box 1 of 4

Amchitka Operations, 1967

Box 1 of 4

Box 2

Monk Seals, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Reindeer Study Article, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Report on the Sea Otter, Abalone, and Kelp Resources in San Luis Obispo and Monterey Counties and Proposals for Reducing the Conflict Between the Commercial Abalone Industry and the Sea Otter, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Marine Wildlife Observations, Leeward Hawaiian Islands, 1968

Box 2 of 4

American Society of Mammalogists, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Sea Otter Manuscript, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Committee Assignment, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Book Review, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Alaskan Fur Seal Transport, 1968

Box 2 of 4

San Miguel Island, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Marine Mammals Conservation, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Pacific Walrus Study, 1968

Box 2 of 4

Operation Long Shot, 1968

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Sea Otter Study Colony for Seattle Zoo, 1960-1961

Box 2 of 4

Denver Wildlife Research Center, 1960

Box 2 of 4

Military Use of Island Refuges, 1965

Box 2 of 4

American Society of Mammalogists, 1967

Box 2 of 4

Marine Mammal Investigation: Organization, 1954-1963

Box 2 of 4

Antarctic Seal Observations, 1967

Box 2 of 4

Activities, 1964

Box 2 of 4

Walruses, 1956-1960

Box 2 of 4

Whales and Porpoises, 1950-1954

Box 2 of 4

Marine Mammals, 1954-1957

Box 2 of 4

Correspondence - General and Operation Long Shot, 1964-1967

Box 2 of 4

Correspondence - Sea Otter Survey, 1965-1966

Box 2 of 4

Correspondence - Arctic Wolves and Polar Bears, 1965-1966

Box 2 of 4

Sea Otter - General, 1963-1964

Box 2 of 4

Publications re: Fur Animals, 1960

Box 2 of 4

Specimens - Seal Skins and Miscellaneous Furs, 1957-1958

Box 2 of 4

Walrus Correspondence, 1953-1967

Box 2 of 4

Publications - Kenyon, 1955-1963

Box 2 of 4

Sea Otter, 1955-1961 (3 folders)

Box 2 of 4

Correspondence - Sea Otters, 1957-1961

Box 2 of 4

Sea Otter Research - News Releases, 1950-1959

Box 2 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Purdue University, 1954-1956

Box 2 of 4

Specimens - Sea Otters, 1948-1963

Box 2 of 4

Box 3

Marine Mammal Investigations - Permits, 1950-1955

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Reprints, Clippings, etc., 1945-1961

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research, 1963

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research, 1962

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research, 1961

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research, 1960

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Program of Work, 1959

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Program of Work, 1958

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Program of Work, 1957

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Program of Work, 1956

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Program of Work, 1954-1955

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Reports, 1954-1960

Box 3 of 4

Seals, 1963-1965

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Pelts (Processing and Sale), 1949-1963

Box 3 of 4

Kenyon and Price, 1957-1959

Box 3 of 4

Report on Sea Otter Surveys - C. J. Lensink, 1956-1958

Box 3 of 4

Sea Lions, Hair Seals, and Walrus Hides, 1949-1956

Box 3 of 4

Sea Otter Research - Investigations and Proposed Plans of Research, 1950-1954

Box 3 of 4

Walrus Bibliography (including seals, sea lions, and other marine mammals), 1944-1961

Box 3 of 4

Walrus - Miscellaneous Reports and Newspaper Articles, 1955-1958

Box 3 of 4

Physiological Investigations of Captivity Mortality in the Sea Otter - Purdue University, 1958

Box 3 of 4

Range Maps - Endangered North American Species of Mammals, 1962

Box 3 of 4

Reprints and Catalogue Records (2 folders)

Box 3 of 4

Biological Society of Washington, 1965

Box 3 of 4

American Society of Mammalogists, 1958-1963

Box 3 of 4

National Academy of Sciences, Research Council, 1948-1961

Box 3 of 4

Report for the National Science Foundation, 1954-1958

Box 3 of 4

Wildlife Review, 1963

Box 3 of 4

Washington Biologists' Field Club, 1964

Box 3 of 4

Manville, Richard H. - Publications and Reviews, 1959-1964

Box 3 of 4

Book Review - Mammals of the Pacific States: California, Oregon, and Washington, 1965

Box 3 of 4

Manville, Richard H. - Publications and Reviews, 1966

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Review of Cats of the World by Armand Denis - Richard H. Manville, 1964

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Review of the World of the Bobcat by Joe Van Wormer - Richard H. Manville, 1964

Box 3 of 4

Review of the Management of Wild Animals in Captivity by Lee S. Crandall, 1964-1966

Box 3 of 4

Review of the Lemming Cycle at Baker Lake, North West Territories, during 1959-1962 by Charles J. Krebs - Richard H. Manville, 1965

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Book Review of Mammals of the Pacific States - Richard H. Manville, 1965

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Review of Mammals of the World by Ernest P. Walker- Richard H. Manville

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Review of the World of the Porcupine - Richard H. Manville, 1966

Box 3 of 4

Early Specimens of the Eastern Wolf - Richard H. Manville, 1966

Box 3 of 4

Getting Along with the Wildlife - Richard H. Manville, 1964-1966

Box 3 of 4

Our Vanishing American Wildlife - Richard H. Manville, 1964

Box 3 of 4

Desert Bighorn Book - Richard H. Manville, 1966-1967

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The Extinct Sea Mink - Richard H. Manville, 1966-1967

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The Vertebrate Fauna of Isle Au Haut, Maine - Richard H. Manville, 1964

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Publications and Articles - Richard H. Manville

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Reading Folder, 1967

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Reading Folder, 1966

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Reading Folder, 1965

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Reading Folder, 1964

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Box 4

Reading Folder, 1963

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Reading Folder, 1962

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Reading Folder, 1960 (2 folders)

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