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Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-025

Hoffmann, Robert S.

Robert S. Hoffmann Papers, circa 1959-1986

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Hoffmann, Robert S.
Title: Robert S. Hoffmann Papers
Dates: circa 1959-1986
Quantity: 7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 07-025
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

Robert S. Hoffmann, an expert in systematics and ecology, served as Director of the National Museum of Natural History from 1985-1988; Assistant Secretary for Research, 1988-1991; Assistant Secretary for the Sciences, 1992-1994; and Assistant Provost for the Sciences, 1995. This accession consists of records that document his career at the University of Kansas, where he was professor in the Zoology Department and the Department of Systematics and Ecology, as well as curator of mammals at the university's Museum of Natural History. Materials include correspondence concerning his research, professional activities, scientific collaborations, and administrative matters.

Historical Note

Robert S. Hoffmann, an expert in systematics and ecology, served as Director of the National Museum of Natural History from 1985-1988; Assistant Secretary for Research, 1988-1991; Assistant Secretary for the Sciences, 1992-1994; and Assistant Provost for the Sciences, 1995.

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Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records that document Hoffman's career at the University of Kansas, where he was professor in the Zoology Department and the Department of Systematics and Ecology, as well as curator of mammals at the university's Museum of Natural History. Materials include correspondence concerning his research, professional activities, scientific collaborations, and administrative matters.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-025, Robert S. Hoffmann Papers

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Container List

Box 1

A, Miscellaneous

Box 1 of 7

Adams, Lowell

Box 1 of 7

Ahl, Alwynette

Box 1 of 7

Airoldi, J. P.

Box 1 of 7

Anderson, Douglas

Box 1 of 7

Arnold, William

Box 1 of 7

Austin, Oliver

Box 1 of 7

B, Miscellaneous (Ba - Bol)

Box 1 of 7

B, Miscellaneous (Bo - Bz)

Box 1 of 7

B, Miscellaneous (Ba - Baz)

Box 1 of 7

Baker, Crystal

Box 1 of 7

Baker, Rollin

Box 1 of 7

Baldwin, Paul

Box 1 of 7

Banks, Richard

Box 1 of 7

Bamberg, Samuel

Box 1 of 7

Barrat, Gary

Box 1 of 7

Bekoff, Marc

Box 1 of 7

Bell, J. F.

Box 1 of 7

Bendell, J. F.

Box 1 of 7

Bleiweiss, Shelly

Box 1 of 7

Braun, Clait

Box 1 of 7

British Columbia

Box 1 of 7

Bromley, P. T.

Box 1 of 7

Bucher, John

Box 1 of 7

Burrowes, Tacha

Box 1 of 7

C, Miscellaneous (Ca - Ch)

Box 1 of 7

C, Miscellaneous (Ci - Cz)

Box 1 of 7

Caldwell, Jan

Box 1 of 7

Calhoun, John B.

Box 1 of 7

Box 2

Carter, Dilford C.

Box 2 of 7

Carter, Sigrid

Box 2 of 7

Choate, Tom

Box 2 of 7

Chorzempa, Donald

Box 2 of 7

Cing-Mars, Robert

Box 2 of 7

Clark, Tim W.

Box 2 of 7

Conley, Walter H.

Box 2 of 7

Council of Distinguished Professors

Box 2 of 7

Cowan, Isn McT

Box 2 of 7

Craiger, John

Box 2 of 7

D, Miscellaneous (Da - Di)

Box 2 of 7

D, Miscellaneous (Dh - Dz)

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De Sa, Raphael

Box 2 of 7

Dow, Frenk P. Co., Inc.

Box 2 of 7

Dugan, Kathy

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E, Miscellaneous

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Evans, Francis

Box 2 of 7

F, Miscellaneous (Fa - Fk)

Box 2 of 7

F, Miscellaneous (Fl - Fz)

Box 2 of 7

Flerov, K. K.

Box 2 of 7

Foote, Geoffrey

Box 2 of 7

Forcey, R. M.

Box 2 of 7

G, Miscellaneous (Ga - Gn)

Box 2 of 7

G, Miscellaneous (Go - Gz)

Box 2 of 7

Gilbert, Bob

Box 2 of 7

Glass, Brian

Box 2 of 7

Gorman, John

Box 2 of 7

Greenstone, Matthew

Box 2 of 7

H, Miscellaneous (Ha - Haz)

Box 2 of 7

Box 3

H, Miscellaneous (Ha - Ho)

Box 3 of 7

H, Miscellaneous (Ho - Hz)

Box 3 of 7

Halberstein, Robert

Box 3 of 7

Hall, Joe

Box 3 of 7

Harris, Karen

Box 3 of 7

Hawley, Vern

Box 3 of 7

Henderson, F. Robert

Box 3 of 7

Hennings, Darwen

Box 3 of 7

Haptner, V. G.

Box 3 of 7

Hickey, Joseph

Box 3 of 7

High, Steve

Box 3 of 7

Hoffmann, Vern

Box 3 of 7

Honacki, Jim

Box 3 of 7

Hooper, Emmet

Box 3 of 7

Hornocker, Maurice G.

Box 3 of 7

Hurley, John

Box 3 of 7

I, Miscellaneous

Box 3 of 7

International Advisory Council

Box 3 of 7

Inter-University Committee on Travel Grants

Box 3 of 7

International Congress of Game Biologists

Box 3 of 7

J, Miscellaneous

Box 3 of 7

Jellison, William

Box 3 of 7

Jenni, Donald A.

Box 3 of 7

Johnson, Ned K.

Box 3 of 7

Johnston, Richard F.

Box 3 of 7

Jonkel, Charles

Box 3 of 7

K, Miscellaneous (Ka - Ke)

Box 3 of 7

K, Miscellaneous (Kf - Kz)

Box 3 of 7

Katz, Sue

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Kelly, Dennis

Box 3 of 7

King, James R.

Box 3 of 7

Kinsella, Mike

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Koehn, Richard

Box 3 of 7

Koplin, James R.

Box 3 of 7

Kortlucke, Sheila M.

Box 3 of 7

Box 4

L, Miscellaneous (La - Le)

Box 4 of 7

L, Miscellaneous (Lf - Lz)

Box 4 of 7

Lattis, Richard

Box 4 of 7

Layne, James N.

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Lechleitner, Frances W.

Box 4 of 7

Lees, Frank

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Lemus, Deyanira

Box 4 of 7

Leopold, A. Starker

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Lowther, Peter E.

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M, Miscellaneous (Ma - Mb)

Box 4 of 7

M, Miscellaneous (Mb - Mh)

Box 4 of 7

M, Miscellaneous (Mi - Mz)

Box 4 of 7

MacLean, Stephen F.

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Manuwal, David

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Mappes, C. R.

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Marr, John W.

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Marsh, Michael

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Marshall, David E.

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Mattei, Guy J.

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McClenaghan, Lee

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Michener, Charles

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Miller, Alden H.

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Miller, Edward

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Miller, Richard S.

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Mitchell, Lawrence C.

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Moore, J. C.

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Moore, Robert E.

Box 4 of 7

Mortimer, Mike

Box 4 of 7

Mueller, Helmut C.

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N, Miscellaneous

Box 4 of 7

Box 5

National Science Foundation

Box 5 of 7

Nellis, David

Box 5 of 7

Northwest Section Meeting

Box 5 of 7

Nowak, Ronald M.

Box 5 of 7

O, Miscellaneous

Box 5 of 7

Oliver, James

Box 5 of 7

Osburn, W.S.

Box 5 of 7

P, Miscellaneous (Pa - Pb)

Box 5 of 7

P, Miscellaneous (Pc - Pe)

Box 5 of 7

P, Miscellaneous (Pf - Pz)

Box 5 of 7

Parker, James W.

Box 5 of 7

Patterson, R. R.

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Pattie, Donald L.

Box 5 of 7

Pearson, O. P.

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Peterson, R. L.

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Peterson, R. S.

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Petkewich, R. M.

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Petrusewicz, K.

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Pfeiffer, E. W.

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Phillips, Carleton J.

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Pitelka, Frank

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Pizzimenti, John

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Pope, Mary

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Portenko, L. A.

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Pruitt, William

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Prychodoka, William

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Q, Miscellaneous

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R, Miscellaneous (Ra - Ri)

Box 5 of 7

R, Miscellaneous (Rj - Rz)

Box 5 of 7

Raitt, Ralph

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Rasmussen, Donald

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Reed, Charles A.

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Richards, Ken

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Box 6

Rideout, Chet

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Risser, Paul

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Robinson, Jon

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Rockwell, J. C.

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Rogers, Richard

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Rohwer, Sievert

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Ruhter, Dave

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Russ, Wayne

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S, Miscellaneous (Sa - Sb)

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S, Miscellaneous (Sc - Sg)

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S, Miscellaneous (Sh - Sq)

Box 6 of 7

S, Miscellaneous (Sr - Sz)

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Schlager, Jack

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Schluter Kg., A.

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Schmidt, G.

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Schultz, Vincent

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Schwartz, O.

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Scudder, Robert

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Sievers, William

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Siler, Alicia

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Skaar, P. D.

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Sokolov, Ivan

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Spevak, Allan

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Spicka, Edwin

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Storer, Robert W.

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Sullivan, John O.

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Swenson, Jon

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T, Miscellaneous (Ta - Thomas)

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T, Miscellaneous (Thompson - Tz)

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Taber, R. D.

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Tamsitt, J. R.

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TER - QUA

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Titus, Tom

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Todd, Frank S.

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Todd, Harry

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de la Torre, Luis

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Tressler, Arthur

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Turner, Frederick

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Turner, Larry W.

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Turner, Ronald

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Box 7

U-V, Miscellaneous

Box 7 of 7

USSR Trip

Box 7 of 7

Udvardy, Miklos, D. F.

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Van Gelder, Richard

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Verbeek, Nicolaas A. M.

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Verts, B. J.

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Villa, Bernardo

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W, Miscellaneous, (Wa - Wh)

Box 7 of 7

W, Miscellaneous, (Wh - Wz)

Box 7 of 7

Waltner, Bob

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Ward, Jackie

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Warner, Sharon

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Watson, George

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Williamson, Brad

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Willner, D.

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Winn, Larry

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Winstel, R. Allan

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X-Y-Z, Miscellaneous

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Youngman, P.

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Zimmerman, Klaus

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Zuschlag, Nancy

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