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Series 2: Administrative, 1930-1980


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Collection includes Beryl E. Taylor's professional papers from working in the Frick Laboratory, specializing in deer and cameloid fossils of North America. Box 1 contains biographical data, and DVP/Frick Laboratory administrative materials such as memos, meeting notes, and grant applications. Box 2 contains correspondence. Box 3 contains published papers and indices by Taylor. Box 4 contains research notes and unpublished papers, primarily on deer species. Box 5 also contains notes and data on deer species, including Merycodontini. Box 6 contains research notes on camel species, as well as stratigraphic and faunal notes. Box 7 contains reference materials for Taylor's deer and camel research, including published papers by other authors and camel specimen lists. Box 8 contains stratigraphic notes and other reprinted articles. Box 9 contains materials from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology and field trip guidebooks.


  • 1930-1980

Language of Materials

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Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed in the Division of Paleontology. Please contact the collection manager for access; materials are sometimes restricted.


From the Collection: 4.5 Linear Feet (9 boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Vertebrate Paleontology Archives Repository

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New York NY 10024-5192