Curatorial Records, 1946-2000

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Summary

Consists of records documenting the activities of the Division of Vertebrate Paleontology. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; administrative records regarding collections and the A. Remington Kellogg Library; research notes, illustrations, proposals, and grants; exhibition files and floor plans; photographs and slides of specimens; lectures; and professional activity files. Curators represented in these records include Nicholas Hotton, Associate Curator, Curator, and Curator Emeritus, 1959-1998; and Clayton Edward Ray, Associate Curator, Curator, and Curator Emeritus, 1964- .

Creator

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Vertebrate Paleontology

Subject

  • Hotton, Nicholas
  • Ray, Clayton Edward
  • United States National Museum

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Alphabetic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1958
  • 1958-1997
  • 1946-2000

Topic

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

Form/Genre

  • Illustrations
  • Floor plans
  • Field notes
  • Color transparencies
  • Color photographs
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Clippings
  • Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00042

Physical description

27.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings