Associate Director's Research Files, 1961-1998 and undated


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Consists of records documenting the professional activities, commissions, and research interests of the Associate Director for Conservation during the tenure of Christen M. Wemmer. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, notes, observations, minutes, reports, data, internal and external examinations, permits, notices, publications, photographic images, and clippings.


Conservation and Research Center (National Zoological Park)


Wemmer, Christen M


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1961
  • 1961-1998
  • 1961-1998 and undated


  • Conservation biology
  • Zoos
  • Animals
  • Research institutes
  • Zoo animals


  • Clippings
  • Pamphlets
  • Manuscripts
  • Color photographs
  • Black-and-white negatives
  • Field notes
  • Color transparencies
  • Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RS01103

Physical description

7.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings