Grant Records, 1957-1980

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Consists of research grant proposals submitted by investigators within the Departments of Geology and Paleobiology to the Smithsonian and outside funding agencies during the chairmanships of G. Arthur Cooper, 1963-1967; Porter M. Kier, 1967-1972; Richard E. Grant, 1972-1977; and Martin A. Buzas, 1977-1982. Materials predating 1963 were created by the Department of Geology.


  • Buzas, Martin A
  • Cooper, G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur) 1902-2000
  • Grant, Richard E. 1927-1994
  • Kier, Porter M
  • United States National Museum Department of Geology


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1957
  • 1957-1980


  • Geology
  • Paleoontology
  • Paleontology
  • Paleobiology



Local number

SIA RS00260

Physical description

2 cu. ft. processed holdings

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