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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-152

National Museum of Natural History. Division of Fishes

Correspondence, 1941-1990

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of Natural History. Division of Fishes
Title: Correspondence
Dates: 1941-1990
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 07-152
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records that document the tenure of Ernest A. Lachner (1915-1996), Associate Curator and Curator, 1949-1981 in the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Fishes. Materials include correspondence, certificates, reports and a small amount of papers relating to Lachner's service with World War II U.S. Army Air Forces, during which he specialized in physical oceanography, analyzing ocean waves to assist with the planned landing of troops on foreign shores.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records that document the tenure of Ernest A. Lachner (1915-1996), Associate Curator and Curator, 1949-1981 in the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Fishes. Materials include correspondence, certificates, reports and a small amount of papers relating to Lachner's service with World War II U. S. Army Air Forces, during which he specialized in physical oceanography, analyzing ocean waves to assist with the planned landing of troops on foreign shores.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-152, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Fishes, Correspondence

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Container List

Box 1

A, 1962-1979

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Baer, Chris, 1980-1981

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Bonnell, B., 1963-1964

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Bailey, Reeve M., 1970-1983

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Banarescu, Petru, 1968-1969

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B, 1949-1978

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C, 1950-1978

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Collette, Bruce B., 1972

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Crossman, E. J., 1975

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D, 1962-1979

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E, 1950-1979

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F, 1951-1969

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Fehlmann, H. Adair, 1977-1978

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Fourmanoir, P., 1972

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Fraser, Thomas H., 1968-1987

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G, 1950-1962

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Gilbert, Carter R., 1971-1981

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H, 1951-1988

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Hubbs, Carl L., 1967-1978

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Hoese, Doug, 1975-1980

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I-J, 1948-1988

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Jenkins, Robert E., 1983

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Jenkins, Robert E., 1964-1980

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Jenkins, Robert E., 1966-1967

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Jenkins, Robert E., 1968

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Jenkins, Robert E., 1969-1988

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K, 1951-1972

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Larsen, Helen K., 1973-1982

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L, 1954-1976

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Loos, Jules, 1976

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M, 1963-1978

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McKinney, James F., 1977-1984

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Menon, A. G. K., 1977-1983

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Ohio Fishes, 1979

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P, 1957-1980

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Polunin, N. V. C., 1972

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R, 1950-1986

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Randall, John E., 1964-1989

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Russell, Norman H., 1963

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S, 1952-1985

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Schmertz, Kennedy B., 1971

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T, 1950-1970

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W, 1949-1960

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Watson, Ron, 1987-1990

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Winterbottom, Rich, 1975

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X-Y-Z, 1950-1951

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European Trip, 1956 (2 folders)

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Nature Literature

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Certificates

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Apogon sp., Society Islands - Bluespotted Cardinal Fish

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Reports

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Statistical Analysis, 1941

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Reliability of Wave Height and Period Observations at Colombo, Ceylon, 1945 (2 folders)

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Notes - Swell Forecast Section

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Graphs - Wave Periodicity

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Final Report of the Swell Forecast Section, Admiralty, 1944

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Special Wave Observations

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