Departmental Records, 1947-2005

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Consists of administrative subject files primarily documenting the operation of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology under Chairmen Donald Fleming Squires, 1964-1965; Joseph Rosewater, Acting Chairman, 1966; Raymond B. Manning, 1967-1971; David L. Pawson, 1971-1976; W. Duane Hope, 1976-1981; Clyde F. E. Roper, 1981-1985; Roger F. Cressey, 1985-1988; C.W. Hart, 1989-1991; Brian Frederick Kensley, 1991-1995; and Kristian Fauchald, 1995-2001; David L. Pawson, 2001-2003; Robert Hershler, 2003-2004; Jonathan A. Coddington, 2004-2005; Rafael Lemaitre, 2005- . Materials include correspondence, memoranda, plans of operation, budget records, annual reports, personnel records, records concerning departmental research, and files on committees and projects. Records predating the establishment of the Department in 1964 were created by its predecessor, the Department of Zoology.


  • Manning, Raymond B (Raymond Brendan) 1934-2000
  • Pawson, David L (David Leo) 1938-
  • Squires, Donald Fleming
  • Rosewater, Joseph 1928-1985
  • Hope, W. Duane 1935-
  • Roper, Clyde F. E. 1937-
  • Cressey, Roger F. 1930-
  • Kensley, Brian Frederick
  • Fauchald, Kristian
  • Hart, C. W
  • Hershler, Robert
  • Coddington, Jonathan A
  • Lemaitre, Rafael
  • United States National Museum


Series Level Description


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1947
  • 1947-2005


  • Marine invertebrates
  • Invertebrate zoology
  • Invertebrates


  • Manuscripts
  • Floppy disks
  • Clippings
  • Illustrations
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Black-and-white negatives
  • Color photographs
  • Color transparencies
  • Drawings
  • Compact discs
  • Electronic records

Local number

SIA RS00092

Physical description

  • 12.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
  • 11.0 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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