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Franz and Sally Hughes Schrader diaries, 1913-1970. 

Creator: 
Schrader, Franz, 1891-1962.
Phys. Desc: 
3 linear ft. ( 6 boxes)
Call Number: 
MS#1134
Location: 
Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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Biographical Note

Franz Schrader was professor of zoology at Columbia University, 1930-1959. His wife, Sally Hughes Schrader (1895- ) was professor of zoology at Duke University, 1962-1966.

Scope and Contents

A collection of diaries (49 vols.) kept by Franz Schrader and his wife, Sally Hughes Schrader. Much of the material relates to academic life in general, the Dept. of Zoology at Columbia University, and field trips made by the Schraders to Mexico, Guatemala, and British Honduras. Also, Franz Schrader's angling diary, 1906-1971.