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Division of Entomology Archives

 Collection
Call Number: ENTAR.001419

Description of the Material

The archives include material such as Annual Reports, ledgers, project data etc.

Dates

  • 1948-2014

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Extent

8 Linear Feet (two filing cabinets)

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/ypm.entar.001419

Overview

These are the miscellaneous archives associated with the Division of Entomology at the Yale Peabody Museum .

Biographical Sketch

The systematic collections of the Yale Peabody Museum?s Division of Entomology comprise over one million curated specimens.

Division holdings include important collections of lepidopterans, arachnids, Orthoptera, Coleoptera, water beetles and midges, and specialty collections on evolutionary themes. Recent acquisitions also include historically important collections from other institutions.

The Division also maintains a general entomological library of periodicals, books and reprints that includes coverage of arachnology donated from the Alexander Petrunkevitch Library.
Title
Division of Entomology Archives
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Samantha Murphy
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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