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Series V: LML-General

Identifier: DR 088-089

Scope and Contents

This category contains all of the files entitled "General Correspondence,” as well as general files pertaining to the Lerner Marine Lab that could not be filed in other categories. The files listed have been organized and arranged and the contents described. The date in parenthesis after the file name signifies the time span of the file. Files that have not been read, but would belong in this category are: “Brochure- LML,” “Tropical Marine Biology- U.S. Customs Lists,” “Schedule- 1959,” “Reprints- Collected,” “Room Occupancy Reports,” “Personnel (Director- Applications for),” “Policy- Research,” “Policy and Procedure,” “Schedule- Researchers,” “Visitors (Non-Scientific),” “Visitors (Scientific and Lay),” “Schedule 1960,” “Schedule 1961,” “Schedule of Fees, 7/69,” “Newsletter,” “Miscellaneous correspondence,” “General Correspondence” (1970-1971), “Lab Schedule” (1970-1971), “Bimini-Commissioner’s Office,” “Chalk's Flying Service,” “Customs,” “Royal Bank of Canada,” “Sun Line Helicopters,” “New Brochure!! (1970),” “General Correspondence” (1963-1970), “Duties- Refund of #1,” “Duties- Refund of #2,” “Accepted Applications” (2 files), “Miami- University of,” “Bahamas Government,” “Library,” “Fees- Laboratory,” “Plaques,” and “LML- General Correspondence” (1971-1972).


  • 1947-1977
  • Majority of material found within 1948-1975

Language of Materials

From the Collection:



Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.


From the Collection: 15 Linear Feet


Contains files pertaining to LML newsletters, lab fees, accepted applications, brochures, room occupancy reports, applications for personnel, spearfishing, refund of duties, visitors, reprints, “Charlie Brown,” policy and procedure, general correspondence, the library, Chalk's Flying Service, Sun Line Helicopters, customs, the Government of the Bahamas, the Mote Marine Laboratory, the University of Miami, and the Bimini Commissioner’s Office.


Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

American Museum of Natural History
200 Central Park West
New York NY 10024 USA
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