Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Curatorial Records, 1857
This accession consists of a catalog of crustacea collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. This catalog was compiled by James Dwight Dana (1813-1895), a geologist and zoologist on this expedition. These specimens are housed at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and this catalog was maintained by the department.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-298, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Curatorial Records