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Hans Hermann Behr papers

Identifier: MSS-038
Scope and content This collection documents the activities of Hans Hermann Behr during his employment at the California Academy of Sciences. The completeness of the papers was compromised when a massive fire destroyed the collections of the Academy during the aftermath of the earthquake of 1906. The materials described herein represent what was saved onsite, or retained offsite, during the fire.

Breedlove (Dennis E.) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-066

Campbell (Ian) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-085

Robert Clifton Drewes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-138
Scope and Contents correspondence

Alice Eastwood papers

Identifier: MSS-142
Overview The Alice Eastwood Collection is comprised of materials donated to the California Academy of Sciences. It contains her memoirs, diaries, field notes, and correspondence, among other items.

Carl H. Eigenmann papers

Identifier: MSS-144
Scope and content The Carl H Eigenmann papers largely consist of drafts of published manuscripts. The drafts are heavily annotated and edited and sometimes contain original plates and art. The records also include a small amount of correspondence, usually regarding the transmission of specimens. There are also a small amount of field books, illustrations, and materials related to the administration of collecting expeditions.The Carl H Eigenmann papers contain materials related to the work of Carl H...

Gustavus A. Eisen papers

Identifier: MSS-146
Scope and content The Eisen collection primarily contains drafts of manuscripts, photographs, and correspondence from, to, and about Eisen. The bulk of his records were repatriated to Sweden after Eisen's death, however some records by and about Eisen were accumulated by the Academy to make up this collection. There are small amounts of illustrations, assorted realia, and personal materials in the collection. The Gustavus A. Eisen papers contain records created by Eisen including correspondence,...

Essig (Edward Oliver) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-153

Ferris (Gordon Floyd) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-167

Frick (Kenneth Eugene) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-178

Hanna (G. Dallas) papers

Identifier: MSS-208
Scope and content The collection is composed of G. Dallas Hanna's correspondence, photographs, and research papers. There is a significant amount of materials pertraining to Hanna's work in Alaska with a some focus on the 1964 Alaska earthquake. Other focus areas include malacology, diatoms, and Alaska fur seals. The collection contains a considerable number of photographs and glass negatives.

Harry Schelwaldt Swarth papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-457

Kearney (Thomas H.) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-253

Knudson (Ruthann) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-270

Leviton (Alan E.) correspondence and work files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-291

Leviton (Alan) framed photograph

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: SC-LEVI

Linsley (Earle Gorton) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-296

McCracken (Mary Isabel) papers

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS-317

Morrison (Carol) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-342

Ornithology and Mammalogy Department field note collection

Identifier: MSS-362
Scope and content The collection consists of the research field notes created and assembled by the Ornithology and Mammalogy Department California Academy of Sciences. The field notes are arranged in folders by last name and are housed in 55 archival boxes. Some field notes are bound while others are only copies of the originals. The collection spans from 1880-2010 with most decades being well represented. The collection is not a comprehensive collection of staff field notes from the Ornithology and...

Orr (Robert Thomas) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-363

Philip (Cornelius Becker) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-376

Real (Herman George) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-391

Slevin (Joseph Richard) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-429
Overview The collection consists of papers and materials relating to Joseph R. Slevin’s life, primarily surrounding his research of the history of the Galapagos Islands. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondence and photographs. The collection also contains numerous research materials relating to Slevin's work as the curator of the herpetology department at the California Academy of Sciences.

Smith (Allyn Goodwin) papers and Farallon Island photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-432

Terry (Mary McClelland Davidson) collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-463

True (Gordon Haines Jr.) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-476

Van Duzee (Edward Payson) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-482

Walther (Edward Eric) papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-491

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