Public Inquiries, 1957-1970

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Consists of public inquiries for identification of specimens and information. Curators represented in these materials include C. Lewis Gazin, Assistant Curator, Associate Curator, Curator, and Senior Paleobiologist, 1932-1970; David Hosbrook Dunkle, Associate Curator, 1946-1967; Nicholas Hotton, Associate Curator, Curator, and Curator Emeritus, 1959- ; Clayton Edward Ray, Associate Curator, Curator, and Curator Emeritus, 1964- ; and Robert J. Emry, Associate Curator and Curator, 1971- .


  • Dunkle, David Hosbrook
  • Emry, Robert J
  • Gazin, C. Lewis (Charles Lewis) 1904-1996
  • Hotton, Nicholas
  • Ray, Clayton Edward
  • United States National Museum


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1957
  • 1957-1970


  • Paleoontology
  • Vertebrates, Fossil
  • Vertebrate paleontology
  • Paleontology
  • Paleobiology



Local number

SIA RS00256

Physical description

1.83 cu. ft. processed holdings

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