Accession Memorandum for Accession No. 170508 for Herbert G. Deignan, June 8, 1945
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Accession Memorandum signed by Paul Bartsch, zoologist and Curator of Mollusks for the U.S. National Museum, for Accession No. 170508 from Herbert G. Deignan, Curator of Birds, U.S. National Museum, for 75 lots, 236 specimens of land, freshwater, and marine shells from Ceylon as well as a few barnacles. These items were collected by Deignan while serving in Ceylon with the OSS during WWII.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 305, Box 900, Folder: 170508 H. G. Deignan
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
June 8, 1945
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