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Copeland MacClintock Archives

 Collection
Call Number: IPAR.001246

Description of the Material

Includes field notes, locality information and topographic maps pertaining to Cope's personal collection. Also includes a series of recordings about the history of the Peabody Museum, transcripts of staff stories and retirement speeches.

Dates

  • 1963-2014

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/ypm.ipar.001246

Overview

The achrives of Copeland MacClintock encompassing his career at Yale. These include maps, field notebooks, biographical information, and an extensive oral history.

Biographical Sketch

MacClintock received his MA from the University of Wyoming in 1957. He received his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley in 1964. He came to the Peabody in 1963 and retired in 2010. Since then he has regularly volunteered his time and institutional memory to the division of Invertebrate Paleontology. His research focuses on shell microstructure within the Mollusca, though he also has an extensive personal knowledge of the invertbrate paleontology collections at the Peabody.
Title
Copeland MacClintock Archives
Status
Edited Full Draft
Date
2014
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History Repository

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