Arthur Irving Ortenburger Collection
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Zoologist. Consumer rationing books (1943) issued during World War II to the Ortenburger family; and journals (1892-1898) of Charles C. Dean, Mrs. Ortenburger's father, regarding visits to Florida, Mexico and Guatemala. Also included is a letter (1921) from renowned herpetologist, Raymond L. Ditmars. A.I. Ortenburger Photograph Collection also in repository.
- Creation: 1892-1943
Restrictions on Access
On June 26, 2023, the Western History Collections began a preservation project that has made many of its collections unavailable for a period of time. This collection is among the materials temporarily unavailable. Please contact Western History Collections if you wish to be added to a contact list to be notified when this collection becomes available.
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.25 Cubic Feet (.25 ft.)
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Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of Dr. Arthur I. Ortenburger.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Source of acquisition--Ortenburger, Dr. Arthur I. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1950.
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