Beebe, William, 1877-1962

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George Washington Corner worked as an anatomist, endocrinologist, and medical historian.

From the guide to the George Washington Corner papers, 1889-1981, 1903-1982, (American Philosophical Society)

William Beebe collected fish in Bermuda, Haiti, and other locations in the 1920s and 1930s.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Field Book Project: Person : Description : rid_775_pid_EACP772

American scientist and author; curator of ornithology and director of the Department of Tropical Research of the New York Zoological Society.

From the description of Letters : to Norman [Bel Geddes], 1933 Feb. 28 and 1935 April 24. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122472755

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creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letter. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Flagg, Mildred Buchanan, 1886-1980. Papers, 1876-1955 (inclusive), 1900-1955 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Park. Office of the Director and General Curator. Accession memoranda, [ca. 1899-1920]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Corner, George Washington, 1889-1981. Papers, 1903-1982. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Office of the General Director. John Tee-Van records, 1939-1964. Wildlife Conservation Society Library, Bronx Zoo Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. General records, 1900-1971. Wildlife Conservation Society Library, Bronx Zoo Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Rancho Grande Station (Venezuela). Terrestial expeditions records, 1945-1949. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Oceanographic expeditions aboard the vessel Zaca records, 1936-1938. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letters. 1922-1929. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Terrestial expeditions to British Guiana and Venezuela records, 1916-1943. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Henry Allen Moe Papers, 1920-1975 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Trotter, Betty. Papers, 1925 Independence Seaport Museum
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letter, 1926, August 16, New York, to Philip D. Sherman, Oberlin, Ohio. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Oceanographic expeditions aboard vessels Noma and Arcturus records, 1923-1925. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Penard, Frederik Paul. The birds of Guiana / Translator unknown. Wildlife Conservation Society Library, Bronx Zoo Library
creatorOf Chambers, Will Grant, 1867-1949. W.G. Chambers correspondence concerning Pennsylvania State College Institute of English Education, 1924-1929 (bulk 1926-1928). Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn New York Zoological Park. Office of the Director and General Curator. Records 1895-1940. Wildlife Conservation Society Library, Bronx Zoo Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Park. Office of the General Curator. Records, [ca. 1915-1952] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Hawkins, Arthur. Papers of Arthur Hawkins [manuscript], 1929-1970. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Bermuda oceanographic expeditions records, 1929-1949. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Office of the President. Records, 1906-1940. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn John Kieran Papers, 1917-1985 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Ellery Sedgwick photographs, ca. 1900-1942. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. General records, 1900-1970. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. William Beebe papers, 1830-1961 (bulk 1920-1959) Princeton University Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Park. Dept. of Birds. Office of Curator. William Beebe and Lee S. Crandall records, 1899-1926. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Correspondence to Franklin Baldwin Wiley, 1909. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937. Papers of William Temple Hornaday, 1866-1975 (bulk 1906-1936). Library of Congress
creatorOf United States. Naval Air Systems Command. Assault on the Unknown: Ocean Research Platforms, 1972. [motion picture] University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Park. Dept. of Birds. Office of Curator. William Beebe records, 1894-1932. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf George Washington Corner papers, 1889-1981, 1903-1982 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Office of Director and Office of General Associate. William Beebe and John Tee-Van records, 1909-1947. Wildlife Conservation Society Library, Bronx Zoo Library
referencedIn National Lanier Centennial Committee. National Lanier Centennial Committee records, 1939-1945. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letters and photograph, 1902-1938. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Oceanographic expeditions to the West Indies aboard Antares and Hardi Biaou records, 1932-1936. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975. Papers, [ca. 1920]-1975. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964. Rachel Carson papers 1921-1989. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Simla Station (Trinidad). Terrestial expeditions records, 1949-1961. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Kieran, John, 1892-1981. Papers of John Kieran, 1917-1981. Library of Congress
creatorOf Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970. Papers, 1889-1948 (bulk 1906-1948). American Museum of Natural History
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. [Letter written to librarian of Indiana university, Aug. 18, 1928, requesting copies of "Indiana university studies"] Indiana University
referencedIn William T. Hornaday Papers, 1866-1975, (bulk 1906-1936) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letter : N.Y. to Howard L. Goodhart, 1948 Nov. 22. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letters : to Norman [Bel Geddes], 1933 Feb. 28 and 1935 April 24. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Office of the General Director. John Tee-Van records, 1917-1964. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Anable, Gloria Hollister. Gloria Hollister Anable papers, 1916-2003 (bulk 1929-1936). Library of Congress
referencedIn Rachel Carson papers, 1921-1989 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn New York Zoological Society. Dept. of Tropical Research. Office of the Director and General Associate. Records, 1909-1947. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962,. The kartabo morning journal, or, The comptes rendus de la société de bête rouge : typescript, 1920. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Gloria Hollister Anable Papers, 1916-2003, (bulk 1929-1936) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Beebe, William, 1877-1962. Letter to Benjamin F. Shambaugh. New York, NY. 1936 Nov. 30. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960. Collection, 1921-1957 (bulk 1930-1950). American Museum of Natural History
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
West Indies
Tropics
Galapagos Islands
Singapore
Bermuda Islands
Guiana
Venezuela
Pacific Ocean
United States
California, Gulf of (Mexico)
Asia
Subject
Abyssal zone
Natural history--20th century
Bookplates--Collectors and collecting
Reproduction
Hormones, Sex
Medicine--Research--United States
Oceanography--Research--20th century
Animals--Ientification--20th century
Pheasants
Human reproduction--Endocrine aspects
Rhesus monkey
Bathyscaphe
Insects--20th century
Island animals
Birds--Collection and preservation--20th century
Deep-sea fishes--20th century
Medicine--History
Jungle animals
Animals--Identification--20th century
Ornithology--20th century
Fishes--Classification--20th century
Zoology 20th century
Scientific expeditions--20th century
Occupation
Naturalist
Zoologists--20th century.--United States
Naturalists--20th century.--United States
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Birth 1877-07-29

Death 1962-06-04

Americans

English

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