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[Fish collection catalog] : [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #58

Dates

  • 1940 - 1988

Extent

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

Language of Materials

English

Location of Originals Note

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

Publication Date

1940-1988.

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.

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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