Malcolm Rutherford Thorpe papers, 1913-1952 (inclusive).

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Malcolm Rutherford Thorpe papers, 1913-1952 (inclusive).

Correspondence, reports, manuscripts and research material relating to Thorpe's geological surveys in Utah, to his work on vertebtrate paleontology, to his directorship of the Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale University, and to his work for the H. Emerson Tuttle Memorial Fund.

5.5 linear ft. (9 boxes, 1 folio)

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Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924

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Tittle, Walter, 1883-1966

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