Correspondence, 1962-1999

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Consists of records concerning the research, collections, and activities of the Division, including the identification, acquisition, and exchange of specimens; preparation and review of scientific papers and monographs; professional activities of the staff; review of grant proposals; and divisional administration. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence of the curatorial staff of the Division of Crustacea. Curators represented in these records include Fenner Albert Chace, Zoologist Emeritus, 1965- ; Raymond B. Manning, Curator, Research Zoologist, and Senior Research Zoologist, 1965- ; Louis S. Kornicker, Associate Curator, Curator, and Research Zoologist, 1965- ; Thomas E. Bowman, Associate Curator, Curator, and Emeritus Zoologist, 1965-1994; J. Laurens Barnard, Associate Curator and Curator, 1965-1991; Roger F. Cressey, Jr., Associate Curator and Curator, 1965-1990; and C.W. Hart, Curator, Research Zoologist, and Zoologist Emeritus, 1979-1997. Records predating 1965 were created by the Division of Marine Invertebrates.


  • Manning, Raymond B (Raymond Brendan) 1934-2000
  • Cressey, Roger F. 1930-
  • Chace, Fenner Albert
  • Kornicker, Louis S. 1919-
  • Bowman, Thomas E
  • Barnard, J. Laurens (Jerry Laurens) 1928-1991
  • Hart, C. W
  • United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum Division of Marine Invertebrates


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1962
  • 1962-1999


  • Crustacea
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Invertebrate zoology


  • Manuscripts
  • Color photographs

Local number

SIA RS00097

Physical description

  • 22.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
  • 9.0 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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