Correspondence, 1963-1971


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Consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence of the Division of Coleoptera concerning the acquisition, identification, loan, and distribution of specimens. Research staff documented in these materials include Oscar Ling Cartwright, Curator and Entomologist Emeritus, 1963-1983; Paul J. Spangler, Associate Curator and Curator, 1963-1991; and Terry L. Erwin, Assistant Curator, Associate Curator, and Curator, 1970-1991.


National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Coleoptera


  • Cartwright, Oscar Ling
  • Erwin, Terry L. 1940-
  • Spangler, Paul J
  • United States National Museum


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1963
  • 1963-1971


  • Beetles
  • Entomology



Local number

SIA RS00159

Physical description

1.5 cu. ft. processed holdings