Zoology Department Records 1944-1975
Archives 153

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Zoology Department Records
ID
Archives 153
Date [inclusive]
1944-1975
General Physical Description note
approximate 2250 items  1 linear feet  2 containers
Abstract
The records include minutes of departmental meetings, correspondence, and both departmental memoranda and memoranda pertaining to the Smoot Hill Project.

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Organizational History:

The Washington State University Department of Zoology, established in 1916 in the School of Sciences and Arts, prepares students to specialize in general zoology, zoophysiology, or other areas of biological science, i.e., medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, or wildlife biology. The department was headed by Dr. Robert Webster from 1926 to 1947 and by Dr. Herbert L. Eastlick from 1947 to 1965. Dr. Eastlick's successor was Dr. Richard A. Parker.

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Scope and Contents note

The records of the Department of Zoology, 1944-1975, are arranged in a single series. The records include minutes of departmental meetings, correspondence, and both departmental memoranda and memoranda pertaining to the Smoot Hill Project.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

The Collection is open for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The records of the Department of Zoology were transferred to the University Archives, Washington State University, in 1976 (WSU 170).

Processing Information note

The records were processed in July 1984 by Patricia M. Gourd.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • State College of Washington. Dept. of Zoology.
  • Washington State University. Dept. of Zoology--Archives
  • Washington State University. Dept. of Zoology--Records and correspondence

Personal Name(s)

  • Eastlick, Herbert L.--Archives
  • Parker, Richard A.--Archives
  • Webster, Robert--Archives

Subject(s)

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Washington (State)
  • Zoology--Research--Archives

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Staff Meeting Minutes 1947-1951   275.0 items

1 1

Staff Meeting Minutes 1952-1957   300.0 items

1 2

Staff Meeting Minutes 1957-1962   375.0 items

1 3

Staff Meeting Minutes 1962-1967   425.0 items

1 4

Staff Meeting Minutes 1967-1972   450.0 items

2 5

Staff Meeting Minutes 1972-1975   175.0 items

2 6

Departmental Correspondence 1944-1947   25.0 items

2 7

Memoranda 1955-1964   45.0 items

2 8

Smoot Hill Project Memoranda 1967-1971   175.0 items

2 9