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Author(s): Bálint, Zs. & Katona, G.
Title: A lepkész Schmidt Antal (1880–1966): a muzeológus és az igazgató öröksége a Magyar Természettudományi Múzeumban
Title: The lepidopterist Dr Antal Schmidt (1880–1966): his legacy as curator and director in the Hungarian Natural History Museum
Year: 2014
Volume: 106
Pages: 23-51.

Abstract: Dr Antal Schmidt, lepidopterist by scientific interest, worked as staff member of the Hungarian Natural History Museum between the period 1903–1939. Personal data of Schmidt are given, with a list of all his 22 publications and 25 Lepidoptera names proposed as new for science. On the basis of archive records and documents the alphabetic list of 598 personalities he corresponded with is also compiled indicating the intensity of letter exchange. People whom Schmidt was in most intensive contact with, are briefly presented. With 12 figures.
Keywords: Hungary, biography, bibliography, lepidopterology, museology, Antal Schmidt, archives, correspondence

Journal: Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici
Journal abbreviation: Annls hist.-nat. Mus. nat. hung.
ISSN: 0521-4726
Publisher: Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest
Editor(s): Korsós, Z., Merkl, O. & Fuisz, T. I.