Grant Records, 1954-1980

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


Consists of proposals, evaluations, correspondence, and memoranda concerning grants from various foundations and agencies for entomological work. Materials predating 1963 were created by the Division of Insects. Curators represented in these materials include Oscar Ling Cartwright, J.F. Gates Clarke, Edward I. Coher, Ralph E. Crabill, Jr., Donald R. Davis, Carl John Drake, W. Donald Duckworth, Terry L. Erwin, Oliver S. Flint, Francis G. Howarth, Karl V. Krombein, Carl F.W. Muesebeck, Thomas Elliot Snyder, Paul J. Spangler, and Gerald Irving Stage.


  • Cartwright, Oscar Ling
  • Clarke, J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) 1905-1990
  • Coher, Edward I
  • Crabill, Ralph E
  • Davis, Donald R (Donald Ray)
  • Drake, Carl J (Carl John) 1885-1965
  • Duckworth, W. Donald
  • Erwin, Terry L. 1940-
  • Flint, Oliver S
  • Howarth, Francis G. 1940-
  • Krombein, Karl V
  • Muesebeck, Carl F. W (Carl Frederick William) 1894-
  • Snyder, Thomas Elliott 1885-1970
  • Spangler, Paul J
  • Stage, Gerald Irving 1935-
  • United States National Museum Division of Insects
  • United States National Museum


Series Level Description


  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.


Alphabetic by curator

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1954
  • 1954-1980

Restrictions & Rights

Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details


  • Entomology
  • Research grants



Local number

SIA RS00155

Physical description

  • 1.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
  • .5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

Full Record

View Full Record