Administrative Memoranda, 1946-1966

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Consists of records documenting the operation of the United States National Museum, particularly the Department of Biology, Department of Zoology, and the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, as well as the Division of Reptiles and Amphibians. Correspondents include Herbert Friedmann, Remington Kellogg, and Waldo L. Schmitt. Materials include requisitions, budgets, publication matters and policies, expeditions by curators, exhibitions, personnel changes, and other routine matters within the Smithsonian Institution and the United States National Museum.


  • Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969
  • Friedmann, Herbert 1900-1987
  • Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977
  • United States National Museum


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


  • 1946
  • 1946-1966


  • Reptiles
  • Vertebrates
  • Animals
  • Vertebrate zoology
  • Amphibians



Local number

SIA RS00025

Physical description

.25 cu. ft. processed holdings

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