Carlos de la Torre y la Huerta (1858-1950)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0963]

Creator: Torre y Huerta, Carlos de la 1858-1950

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1951

Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

Carlos de la Torre y la Huerta (1858-1950) was a noted Cuban naturalist, specializing in mollusks, and President of the University of Havana. He collaborated with Smithsonian scientist Paul Bartsch and donated specimens to the Smithsonian¡s U.S. National Museum.

Subject

  • Torre y Huerta, Carlos de la 1858-1950
  • United States National Museum
  • University of Havana

Cite as

Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1951

Topic

Mollusks

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0963]