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Perry W. Gilbert Collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

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Correspondence

Perry W. Gilbert History

Mote Marine Laboratory History

William R. Mote History

Photographs

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Perry W. Gilbert Collection, 1944-1992 | Mote Marine Laboratory

By Erin Mahaney and Gail Donovan

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Collection Overview

Title: Perry W. Gilbert Collection, 1944-1992Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

Predominant Dates:1967-1978

Primary Creator: Gilbert, Perry W. (1912-2000)

Extent: 16.0 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

Series 1: Correspondence, Alphabetical

Series 2: PWG History, Chronological

Series 3: Mote Marine Laboratory, Chronological

Series 4: William R. Mote History, Chronological

Series 5: Photographs, Alphabetical

Series 6: Reprints and Publications, Chronological

Subjects: AIBS Shark Research Panel, Benchley, Peter, Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus) Jr, 1897-1983, Bridges, Lloyd, Cape Haze Marine Laboratory (Cape Haze, Fla.), Carpenter, M. Scott (Malcolm Scott), 1925-, Clark, Eugenie, Cornell University, Cousteau, Jacques, 1910-1997, Earle, Sylvia A., 1935-, Estevez, Ernest D., Gilbert, Perry W., Lerner Marine Laboratory (Bimini, Bahamas), Mote, Lenore, Office of the U S Naval Shark Research Panel, Rose, Betty Mote, Sarasota (Fla.), Scripps Institution of Oceanography Associates, sharks, United States -- Office of Naval Research, Woods Hole (Massachusetts), World War II

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection includes Dr. Gilbert’s published papers, articles, and books; correspondence with other researchers, the U.S. Navy and legendary figures e.g. Lloyd Bridges, Peter Benchley, and Jacques-Yves Cousteau; documents on the development of shark repellents and the expansion of Mote; and photographs of sharks and other sea life.

Collection Historical Note

Perry W. Gilbert was a Cornell University professor, noted shark researcher and Mote Marine Laboratory Director from 1967-1978. The materials cover 1944-1992 and contain fascinating information on shark investigations and the development of Mote as a major center for shark and marine research. The collection includes Dr. Gilbert's published papers, articles, and books; correspondence with other researchers, the U.S. Navy and legendary figures e.g. Lloyd Bridges, Peter Benchley, and Jacques- Yves Cousteau; documents on the development of shark repellents and the expansion of Mote; and photographs of sharks and other sea life. Through his years of teaching and research in comparative anatomy he influenced thousands of students and an entire field of biological science. During his career he was involved with the Lerner Marine Laboratory in the Bahamas, Mt. Desert island Biological Laboratory in mainethe Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, massachusetts, the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in California and various laboratories in hawaii, the South Seas, Australia, South Africa, and Japan.

Biographical Note

Dr. Perry W. Gilbert was a former Cornell University professor, internationally known shark researcher, and Mote Marine Laboratory director (1967-1978). In 1957 he was chosen to head the Navy’s Shark Research Panel and, as a result, organized and coordinated shark research programs around the world for 13 years. In his many years of scholarship and research he wrote over 150 articles and edited two books that are still utilized by shark researchers today.

Subject/Index Terms

AIBS Shark Research Panel
Benchley, Peter
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus) Jr, 1897-1983
Bridges, Lloyd
Cape Haze Marine Laboratory (Cape Haze, Fla.)
Carpenter, M. Scott (Malcolm Scott), 1925-
Clark, Eugenie
Cornell University
Cousteau, Jacques, 1910-1997
Earle, Sylvia A., 1935-
Estevez, Ernest D.
Gilbert, Perry W.
Lerner Marine Laboratory (Bimini, Bahamas)
Mote, Lenore
Office of the U S Naval Shark Research Panel
Rose, Betty Mote
Sarasota (Fla.)
Scripps Institution of Oceanography Associates
sharks
United States -- Office of Naval Research
Woods Hole (Massachusetts)
World War II

Administrative Information

Repository: Mote Marine Laboratory

Access Restrictions: Open to public.

Use Restrictions:

Copyright by Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota, Florida. It is permitted to use materials on this site for non-commercial educational and personal purposes. You may copy these materials for classroom and personal use, so long as the copies contain all applicable copyright and trademark notices.

For all other uses, please contact the Arthur Vining Davis Library @ (941) 388-4441 ext.333

Other URL: https://dspace.mote.org/dspace/handle/2075/2932


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: Correspondence, 1944-1992],
[Series 2: Perry W. Gilbert History, 1944-1992],
[Series 3: Mote Marine Laboratory History, 1961-1992],
[Series 4: William R. Mote History, 1975-1978],
[Series 5: Photographs, 1944-1992],
[Series 6: Reprints, and publications, 1954-1991],
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Series 6: Reprints, and publications, 1954-1991Add to your cart.
Reprints and Publications by, about, and of interest to, Perry W. Gilbert. Manuscripts, reports, reprints, publications and proposals.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Publications listsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Publication bibliography, Perry W. Gilbert, S. Springer, H.D. BaldridgeAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Unpublished works, Claire GilbertAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprints, The avian lung and air sac system, 1939Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reprints, #2, 1941-1942Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprints, #8-12, 1942-1943Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints, #12, 1943Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Reprints, #13-17, 1943-1944, 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Reprints, #18, 1947Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Reprints, #19-25, 1947-1950, 1952Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reprints #26, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Reprints #28, 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprints, Science 6, #29, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprints #31-33, #35-38, 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reprints #39-41, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprints #42-43, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints #44, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Reprints #45-47, 1960-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Reprints #47-52, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Reprints # 53, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Reprints #54-55, 1962Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Sharks and Survival, Table of Contents, Preface, Chapters 1-13, missing 2,7,12, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 1, Garrick, A.F. and Schultz, L.P.Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 3, Springer, S., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 4, Clark, E., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 5, Davies, D.H., Clark, E., Tester, A.L., Gilbert, P.W., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 6, Aronson, L.R., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 8, Tester, A.L., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 9, Gilbert, P.W., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 10, Whitley, G.P., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 11, Randall, J.E., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 13, Llano, G.A., 1963Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 14, Coppleson, V.M., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 15, Schultz, L.P., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 16, Buffenbarger, H.D., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 18, Springer, S. and Gilbert, P.W., 1963 "Anti-shark measures"Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 19, Springer, S. and Gilbert, P.W., 1963 "Testing shark repellant"Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 20, Halstead, B.W., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 21, Gilbert, P.W., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Sharks and Survival, Chapter 22, Gilbert, P.W., 1963 American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) Shark Research PanelAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Sharks and Survival, Appendix, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Sharks and Survival, Reviews, 1964Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reprints, Gilbert, P.W., 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Reprints, #56-60, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprints, #61-64, 1963-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprints, #65-66, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reprints, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprints, #67, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints, #68-71, 1965-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Reprints, #72-74, 1967Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reprints, #80-81, 1968 Shark screen testsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Reprints #82-84, 1968-1969Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprints #85-86, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprints, #87-88, Report of the Director, Shark shield, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reprints, #89-93, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprints, #94-96, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints, #97, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Reprints, #98-103, 1973-1975Add to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reprints #106-107, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Reprints # 111-112, Perry W. Gilbert and Claire Gilbert, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprints #113, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprints #114, Sensory biology of sharks, skates and rays, "Sharks in perspective", Perry w. Gilbert, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reprints #114, Sensory biology of sharks, skates and rays, "The effects of fasting confinement in Squalus acanthias", Martin, F., 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprints, "The ecology and migrations of sea turtles, 7. The West Caribbean green turtle colony", Carr, A., Carr M. H., and Meylan, A.B., 1978 Related items on Archie Carr and Marjorie Carr, Bass Biological Laboratory CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints #115-116, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Reprints # 117, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Reprints #118-122, 1982-1983Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reprints, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Reprints #123, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprints, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprints #124, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reprints #125-127, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprints #128-131, 1985-1986Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints #132, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Reprints #133-139, 1987-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Reprints, Mote Marine Laboratory: the Perry Gilbert Era 1967-1978, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Reprints #140-144, 1990-1991Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Grant proposals, research, funds, finances, donor correspondence, Mote Marine Laboratory expansionAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Selby grants to Mote Marine Laboratory, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Research building proposals, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Research and building proposals, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Research proposals, data, Perry W. Gilbert, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Grant reports, PWG, Naval Undersea Research and Development Center, FAA, “bite meter”, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Office of Naval Research Panel and related materials, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Review of "Duplex retina in seven Elasmobranch species", Gruber et al., 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 9: 'Expedition Shark', February 16, 1969-March 24, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 10: National Science Foundation proposals and correspondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Non Perry W. Gilbert proposals, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 12: National Science Foundation and Environmental Protection Agency, 1971Add to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous proposals, Charles M. Breder Chair, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Reprint, Lerner Marine Laboratory, 1948 Newsclippings includedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Perry Gilbert talks and articles on sharks Notes includedAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Notes and collection, parasita scars on bull shark, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 5: News clippings, miscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Photograph of L.R. Moresi with two shark jaws, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reclassified U S Navy records, USS Indianapolis notes, 1945, 1958, 1963, 1976, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 8: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Proposals, International Shark Research and Advisory Center, 1978Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reports, Shark hydrodynamic study, Tom Wolfe report Includes b/w 8x10 photosAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Reports ARAMCO Marine Ecology Report, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reaction of adult sharks known to be dangerous to man, to an infant flotation device, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 4: The Oceanographic Research Institute, Durban, South Africa, Progress report on shark research for the 11th annual general meeting of Anti-Shark Research Association. 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Reports, Progress reports on shark research, July 1974-June 1975, April1982-March 1983 2 of 2Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Thermal effects report, 1986Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Chondros Newsletters, 1989-1993Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Report on the use of the bubble curtain as a barrier to tiger sharks. Perry W. Gilbert, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Progress Report Office of Naval Research, June 1, 1958-December 31, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Progress Report Office of Naval Research, June 1, 1958-December 31, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Progress Report Office of Naval Research, June 1, 1958-December 31, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Expedition Shark, February 16-March 1, 1969 1 of 3Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Expedition Shark, February 16-March1, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Expedition Shark, February 16-March 1, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Report on world trip, Perry W. Gilbert, June 23- September 7, 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Final report: Facilities for the collection, maintenance, and observation of live sharks at the Mote Marine Laboratory, December 31, 1969Add to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Shark Attack article, 1960, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Photographs for Biology and Behavior of Sharks, La Recherche photographs and papers, c.1983Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprints #78, Science, 1967Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Biology and Behavior of SharksAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Index for Tropical Fish Book 1 of 3Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Index for Tropical Fish Book 2 of 3Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Index for Tropical Fish Book 3 of 3Add to your cart.
Box 14Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Reprints, photographs, negatives, "Vessel in British Honduras Expedition, 1964. "Brithish Honduras Expedition Lighthouse Reef", 1969. "Shark hydrodynamic study of Mote Marine Laboratory, 1964, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Miscellaneous papers, report to Lt. Craig E. Jud, Gilbert, P.W., Travolga, W.N., Baldridge, H.D."Preliminary studies of the underwater sound field generated by a Coast Guard HH-35 as possible shark attractant.., July 15, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Miscellaneous, Sound spectrograms and bite meter diagrams Interoffice mail envelope and contents, Perry W. Gilbert, CornellAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: "Story of a little lab..."1955-1978, 1955-1978Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Miscellaneous news clippings and correspondence of William R. Mote, 1967, 1971-1980, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 6: W.R. Mote and E. Clark biographical information, c.1968Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Ancestors of William R. Mote and Leonore Marion Sylvester Mote, 2009Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Miscellaneous, news clippings, sharks, 1973-1974Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Baney Expedition, 1962-1963Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Miscellaneous, reprints, correspondence, 1962, 1965, 1974, 1978, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Marine biology career, William R. MoteAdd to your cart.
Box 15Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Watch out for sharks", Reader's Digest, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Supplementary publications and articles, Cracked, Nov.1975, no. 129, Sportsmen's Life, March 1960, p.25 and Nov. 1962, p. 13, 1960, 1962, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Supplementary publications and articles, Gilbert, Perry W. Sport's Illustrated, Feb. 22, 1960, p.55. Skin Diver, March, 1965, p.16. Newsweek, June 16, 1975, p. 22-25. 1960, 1965, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Supplementary publications and articles, Peter Bencheley, Richard Ellis, "Shark! Jaws author Peter Bencheley: Face to face with the great white shark". Sports Afield with Rod & Gun, May 1975.Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Supplementary publications and articles. "Sharks, wolves of the sea", Nathaniel T. Kenney, National Geographic, v. 133, no. 2, Feb. 1968. Perry W. Gilbert and Stewart S. Springer.Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Supplementary publications and articles, "The Tikehau Atoll Expedition", Waterman, S. A.. The Explorer's Club: Explorer's Journal, v. XLIII, no.4, December 1965, v.L, no. 2, June 1972.Add to your cart.
Box 16Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Supplementary publications, pamphlets and articles, "Fish Men Fear...Shark!", Greenberg, J., 1969. "Recorded shark attacks in Australian waters", Green, J. 1976.Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Supplementary publications and articles. Sharks, 1973-1976. Perry W. Gilbert, 1973-1976Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Supplementary publications and articles, Audubon, Gilbert, P.W., 1975, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Supplementary publications, Perry W. Gilbert, 1960-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Supplementary publications and articlesAdd to your cart.

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[Series 3: Mote Marine Laboratory History, 1961-1992],
[Series 4: William R. Mote History, 1975-1978],
[Series 5: Photographs, 1944-1992],
[Series 6: Reprints, and publications, 1954-1991],
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