Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Insect Zoo Operational Records, circa 1970-2011
This accession consists of records documenting the administration and operation of the insect zoo (named the O. Orkin Insect Zoo in 1992). Materials include annual reports, monthly reports, memoranda, and correspondence.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2027; Transferring office; 3/5/2002 memorandum, Wright to Erwin; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Insect zoos
- Museums -- Administration
- Natural history museums
- Museums -- Educational aspects
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-129, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach, Insect Zoo Operational Records