Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Historic Archeology
Biographical Files, 1953-1969
This accession consists of newspaper clippings, articles, and selections from publications documenting the curatorial and maritime research activities of Mendel Peterson, primarily with regard to his interest in underwater historic archeology and expeditions to shipwreck sites. It also includes some correspondence.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-167, National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Historic Archeology, Biographical Files