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Summary

The Department of Zoology of the National Museum of Natural History is divided into three new departments: Vertebrate Zoology, Invertebrate Zoology, and Entomology.

Subject

  • United States National Museum Dept. of Entomology
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology (Echinoderms)
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Vertebrate Zoology
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Zoology

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Guide to Smithsonian Archives. Archives and Special Collections of the Smithsonian Institution Number 4. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983, p. 62.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1964

Topic

  • Zoology
  • Reorganizations

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