SIA RU106105, Danforth, Stuart Taylor 1900-1938, Stuart Taylor Danforth Collection, undated

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Summary

This collection consists of nine boxes of 3 x 5 cards containing information on West Indian birds. NOTE: These papers are located in the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds.

Subject

Danforth, Stuart Taylor 1900-1938

Notes

  • Stuart Taylor Danforth (1900-1938) received his B. S. degree in 1921 from Rutgers University and the Ph.D. in 1925 from Cornell. From 1925 to 1926 he was an instructor in biology at Temple University; and from 1926 until his death, he served as professor of zoology and entomology in the College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts at Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. His main research interest was in the birds of the West Indies. Danforth's bird collection is now housed in the National Museum of Natural History.
  • None.

Organization

(1) Notes and references to literature, arranged by author; (2) notes and references to literature, arranged by species; (3) field notes and observations; (4) catalog of the BIRD COLLECTION OF STUART T. DANFORTH

Repository Loc.

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

Date

undated

Restrictions & Rights

Use of this record unit requires prior arrangement with the Archives staff

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

Mixed archival materials

Local number

SIA RU106105

Physical description

1.2 linear meters

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