Subject Files, 1932-1971

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Consists of subject files for the Division of Invertebrate Paleontology and Paleobotany concerning exhibition modernization, space allocation, divisional administration and other topics concerning paleontology and paleobotany. Records predating 1942 were created by the Division of Stratigraphic Paleontology. Most of these files were created prior to the establishment of the Department of Paleobiology; therefore, documents added after 1963 are supplemental.


  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Paleobiology
  • United States National Museum Division of Stratigraphic Paleontology


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1932
  • 1932-1971


  • Invertebrates, Fossil
  • Paleoontology
  • Paleobotany
  • Paleontology
  • Invertebrate paleontology
  • Paleobiology



Local number

SIA RS00286

Physical description

1 cu. ft. processed holdings

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