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Charles Atwood Kofoid Papers
SMC 0024  
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Description
Papers documenting the life and career of University of California, Berkeley zoologist Charles Atwood Kofoid and his wife, Carrie Kofoid. The collection includes material on the Kofoids' families and education, in addition to correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, published writings, scientific research and travel.
Background
Charles Atwood Kofoid (1865-1947) was a noted zoologist at University of California, Berkeley and an early advocate for the development of a marine station in La Jolla that would later become the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
Extent
46.7 Linear feet (103 archives boxes, 1 card file box, 5 flat boxes)
Availability
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