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[Fish collection catalog] : [microform]

Identifier: Archives Microfilm #58


  • 1940 - 1988


1 Linear Feet (ca. 150,000 cards ; 13 x 8 cm.)

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Location of Originals Note

Indicator 1 Holder of originals: Original in American Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Ichthyology.

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General Note

The catalog consists of two main sections, one arranged alphabetically by taxonomic name and the other by catalog number. The entries include accession numbers and field numbers, as well as data about the specimens (place and date collected, name of collector, method of capture, etc.). A third section, called the Old Locality File, consists of brief entries arranged geographically and cross-referenced to the main sections; this section was created in the early 1960s and closed in 1983.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Microfilm.; Place of reproduction--[New York, N.Y. :; Agency responsible for reproduction--The Museum: Date of reproduction--1988]. Physical description of reproduction--3 microfilm reels ; 35 mm.

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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