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Vema expeditions papers, 1955-1969

Identifier: DR 189

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of: Research proposals; collections schedules and expenses; ship logs; collection progress reports; specimen lists; miscellaneous scientists research reports; correspondence.


  • 1955 - 1969


Restrictions on Access

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.


1 Linear Foot (1 box)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Invertebrate Zoology in. Method of acquisition--Transferred from; Date of acquisition--Fall 2011..

General Note

Paperwork relating to cruises of the "Vema" of the LaMont Geological Observatory of Columbia University, during its 1955-1969 expeditions in association with the AMNH.

General Note

Previous number used: IZ 020

General Note

condition reviewed 20111201; good; adhesive labels on folders are failing

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

American Museum of Natural History
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