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

Accession 16-093

Grant, Richard E., 1927-1994

Richard E. Grant Papers, 1950-1990, 2005

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Grant, Richard E., 1927-1994
Title: Richard E. Grant Papers
Dates: 1950-1990, 2005
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 16-093
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of field notes of Richard E. Grant (1927-1994), a paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey and the Department of Paleobiology in the National Museum of Natural History. Some of these materials predate his time at either institution. Materials also include correspondence, postcards, scientific illustrations, photographs, and a map. Some materials are in electronic format. Materials dated 2005 consist of digital images of the field notes.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of field notes of Richard E. Grant (1927-1994), a paleontologist with the United States Geological Survey and the Department of Paleobiology in the National Museum of Natural History. Some of these materials predate his time at either institution. Materials also include correspondence, postcards, scientific illustrations, photographs, and a map. Some materials are in electronic format.

Materials dated 2005 consist of digital images of the field notes.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-093, Richard E. Grant Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Minnesota, 1950-1951

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South Dakota, 1951

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Montana, 1952

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Montana and Wyoming, 1954

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Leonard Mountain, Texas, 1957

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Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona, 1962

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India, Thailand, Cambodia, Japan, and Hawaii, 1964

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Indonesia, Thailand, Iran, Tunisia, and Italy, 1966-1967

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Alaska, 1967; Washington, DC, undated

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Alaska, 1968

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Greece, 1968

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Chicago, Illinois, 1969; Pacific Islands (Eniwetok Atoll, other Marshall Islands, Hawaii), 1969

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Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, and Arkansas, 1970; Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Tennessee, 1973

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Texas - Correspondence, 1974-1980

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Calgary (Canada), Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, and Texas, 1971

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Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma (Expenses), 1973

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Greece (Expenses), 1974; Russia, 1975

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Iran and Greece (Expenses), 1975, 1977

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Greece, circa 1975

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Belize, 1976; Australia (Expenses), 1976

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Pakistan (Expenses), 1977; Houston, Texas (Expenses), 1979; Spain (Expenses), 1983

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Stratigraphic observations, 1977

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Turkey, 1978; Greece (Expenses), 1978, 1979, 1982

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San Diego and China, 1979; China, 1981

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Paris, Vienna, and Carnic Alps, 1980; Paris and Brest, 1985

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Box 2

Acid etching for China, 1981-1983

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Texas (Expenses), 1981-1983, 1985

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Indianapolis (Expenses), undated; New Zealand, 1990; London and Edinburgh, 1988

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Notes on publications, undated

Box 2 of 2

Zoological field notes, undated

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Thailand field notes (not Grant), undated

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Map of Djakarta, undated

Box 2 of 2

Receipts

Box 2 of 2

Palazzo Adriano, Sicily (postcard)

Box 2 of 2

Field books scans, 2005 (electronic records)

Box 2 of 2