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Willard Daniel Hartman Archives

 Collection
Call Number: IZAR.001124

Description of the Material

The archives include teaching materials, numerous correspondence, field notebooks and 35mm slides of his research in the Carribean, California and Indian Ocean as well as research materials accumulated during his career,

Dates

  • 1953-1994

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Extent

100 Linear Feet

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/ypm.izar.001124

Overview

The archives of Willard D. Hartman accumulated durings his time at Yale..

Biographical Sketch

Professor Willard Hartman has spent nearly his entire academic and professional life at Yale University. He arrived as an undergraduate in 1939, eventually earning his B.S. M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Yale. His dissertation focused on the natural history of New England sponges, and thereafter sponges have been his primary research interest. In 1950 he moved to California and was an Instructor in Zoology at the University of California, Berkeley. In 1953 he returned to Yale and began his long professional career as an Assistant Professor of Zoology, and Curator in the Yale Peabody Museum, eventually becoming a full professor in 1973. Appointed Acting Director of the Museum in 1987, he became its Director in 1990 (fall term).
Title
Willard Daniel Hartman Archives
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Daniel Jonathan Drew
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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