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Accession 93-048

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Records, circa 1979-1987

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Title: Records
Dates: circa 1979-1987
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 93-048
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records document the role of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) in the Paraguayan Biological Inventory Project. The goal of the project was the collection of basic information on the identification, distribution, natural history, and current status of the flora and fauna of Paraguay, which included the establishment of a National Museum of Natural History and United States National Herbarium. The records include correspondence, memoranda, reports, and related materials documenting Mercedes S. Foster's work as USFWS Project Leader.

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These records document the role of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) in the Paraguayan Biological Inventory Project. The goal of the project was the collection of basic information on the identification, distribution, natural history, and current status of the flora and fauna of Paraguay, which included the establishment of a National Museum of Natural History and United States National Herbarium. The records include correspondence, memoranda, reports, and related materials documenting Mercedes S. Foster's work as USFWS Project Leader.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 93-048, Records

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Container List

Box 1

Inventory Article

Box 1 of 1

Aquino, Lucy

Box 1 of 1

Bertoni, Hernando

Box 1 of 1

PCV (Packed Cell Volume), Birds

Box 1 of 1

PCV, Botany

Box 1 of 1

Calabrese, Pedro

Box 1 of 1

Carnegie, Black/Parks

Box 1 of 1

Crosby, Marshall

Box 1 of 1

PCV, Coordinator

Box 1 of 1

Earhart/Ritz

Box 1 of 1

Paraguay Equipment/Supplies

Box 1 of 1

Escobar, Elena

Box 1 of 1

Ferreira, Hernan, Entomology

Box 1 of 1

Freese, Curt

Box 1 of 1

PCV, Fishes

Box 1 of 1

Fundraising

Box 1 of 1

Gamarra, Isabel

Box 1 of 1

Paraguay Project, Grant Information

Box 1 of 1

Heard, John

Box 1 of 1

Hill-Witt, Shirley

Box 1 of 1

Humphrey, Philip S.

Box 1 of 1

ITED/Wood Project

Box 1 of 1

Kochalka, John, PCV - Entomology

Box 1 of 1

Lopez, Nancy

Box 1 of 1

PCV, Mammals

Box 1 of 1

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 1

Moreno, Hilario

Box 1 of 1

Nature Conservancy

Box 1 of 1

Letters - PCV's

Box 1 of 1

Peace Corps Recruiting

Box 1 of 1

Perez, Lidia

Box 1 of 1

Rare

Box 1 of 1

Scott, Norm

Box 1 of 1

Spangler, Paul J.

Box 1 of 1

Swiss Tech Mission

Box 1 of 1

Paraguay Project - Fellowship, Training

Box 1 of 1

Woods, Charles

Box 1 of 1