Divisional Records, 1885-1909

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Consists of records documenting the activities of the Division of Comparative Anatomy during the tenures of Frederick William True, Curator, 1885-1890; Frank Collins Baker, Honorary Curator, 1890-1893; Frederic A. Lucas, Curator, 1893-1904. Materials include memoranda for divisional reports, lists of specimens and records of divisional operations, material concerning Ohio Valley and Central States Exhibition, and daily calendars.


  • Baker, Frank Collins 1867-1942
  • True, Frederick William 1858-1914
  • Lucas, Frederic A (Frederic Augustus) 1852-1929


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1885
  • 1885-1909


  • Anatomy, Comparative
  • Bones



Local number

SIA RS00051

Physical description

.5 cu. ft. processed holdings

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