Curatorial Correspondence, 1946-1951

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Summary

Consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence with botanists; curators of herbaria; superintendents of national parks; departmental staff members; friends; and publishers concerning examination, identification, and reports of lichens and mosses sent to the Division; exchange of lichen collections; taxonomy; requests to attend scientific meetings; requests for botanical specimens from other herbaria; field work; and publications. Curators represented in these materials include George Albert Llano, Associate Curator, 1947-1951.

Creator

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

Subject

  • Llano, George A (George Albert) 1911-2003
  • United States National Museum

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
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Organization

Alphabetic and chronologic

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1946
  • 1946-1951

Topic

  • Cryptogams
  • Plants
  • Botany

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00218

Physical description

1 cu. ft. processed holdings