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American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio

 Organization

Found in 207 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites installation photographic slides, 1979, 1981.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 76
Abstract

Includes moving the Ahnigito meteorite into the AMNH Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites. Majority of images shows the transport outdoors.

Dates: 1979,1981

Asante: Kingdom of Gold opening ceremony photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 91
Scope and Contents

Slides from the opening ceremony for the temporary exhibition Asante: Kingdom of Gold, held at the American Museum of Natural History, October 14, 1984. Shows procession on Central Park West from West 72 Street to West 79 Street. King Otumfuo Opoku Ware II, courtiers, Asante musicians, Mayor Ed Koch and Thomas Nicholson shown participating in the ceremony. Also includes press slides of the artifacts displayed.

Dates: 1984

Asante: Kingdom of Gold photographic slides, 1984.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 586B
Abstract

Studio photographs of the artifacts displayed for the temporary exhibition, Asante: Kingdom of Gold, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1984. Also includes photographs from the opening ceremony.

Dates: 1984

Asmat wood carving photographic slides, 1991.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 81A
Abstract

Slides of Asmat people performing a wood carving inside the Hall of Birds of the World at the American Museum of Natural History.

Dates: 1991

Australian Aborigine Bark Painting photographic slides, 1959-1960.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 96
Abstract

Slides of every bark painting gifted to the American Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology (approximately 90).

Dates: 1959-1960

Aztec Mexico: Discovery of Templo Mayor photographic slides, 1982.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 92
Abstract

Studio photographs of excavated artifacts used in the temporary exhibition Aztec Mexico: Discovery of Templo Mayor, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1982. Also includes images of the site as it stands and renderings. Among the artifacts are a few views of the Coyolxauhqui stone. Images may have been used for publications and articles.

Dates: 1982

Bears: Imagination and Reality exhibition photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 157F
Scope and Contents

Views of the temporary exhibition Bears: Imagination and Reality, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1993. Includes visitors viewing dioramas, displays and exhibits.

Dates: 1993 August 19

Blackfoot & Apache Repatriation objects photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 653
Scope and Contents

Repatriation items photographed for Elaine Guthrie. Mostly Blackfoot Sun Dance objects, one San Carlos Apache cap.

Dates: 1999

Body Art: Marks of Identity exhibition photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 669-670
Scope and Contents

Photographs for the temporary exhibition Body Art: Marks of Identity, held at the American Museum of Natural History, November 20, 1999-May 29, 2000. 669. Studio photographs of artifacts displayed in gallery. 670. Views of the installed exhibition. Also includes exhibit documentation and construction.

Dates: 1999-2000

Butterfly Conservatory photographic slides, 1998-2000.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 662
Abstract

Views of the Butterfly Conservatory exhibition at the AMNH. Images of museum visitors and displays, as well as close up photographs of butterflies. Also includes a set of photographs of tropical butterflies alive in winter credited to Joel Cracraft and AMNH.

Dates: 1998-2000

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Type
Collection 206
Unprocessed Material 1
 
Subject
Photographic Slide Collection 204
Museum exhibits -- Photographs 114
Dinosaurs -- Exhibitions 6
Art, Prehistoric -- Europe 3
Indians of North America 3
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Kwakiutl art 3
Wildlife photography -- Competitions 3
Ashanti (African people) 2
Birds 2
Cave paintings -- Europe 2
Cro-Magnons 2
Indian goldwork -- Peru 2
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New 2
Indians of South America -- Brazil -- Xingu River Valley 2
Minerals 2
Museum visitors 2
Museums -- Educational aspects 2
Museums and motion pictures 2
Nature photography 2
Papua New Guinea -- Exhibitions 2
Peru -- Antiquities 2
Photography 2
Scientific expeditions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Exhibitions 2
Scientists -- Portraits 2
Tankas (Tibetan scrolls) -- Photographs 2
Tapirapé Indians 2
Tibetans 2
Venezuela 2
Waura Indians 2
Waura art 2
Aboriginal Australians 1
Africans 1
Amber 1
Animals -- Brazil 1
Animals -- Pictorial works 1
Animals, Fossil 1
Annual reports 1
Antarctica 1
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British 1
Archaeopteryx 1
Art -- Nigeria 1
Art, Congolese (Democratic Republic) 1
Art, Mangbetu 1
Art, Zande 1
Asmat (Indonesian people) 1
Aztecs 1
Aztecs -- Antiquities 1
Bark painting -- Australia 1
Bears 1
Birds -- Art 1
Body art 1
Brazil 1
Butterflies -- Exhibitions 1
Calcite 1
Carthage (Extinct city) 1
Chaco Canyon (N.M.) -- Antiquities 1
Clothing and dress -- Saudi Arabia -- Exhibitions 1
Cockroaches 1
Cyprus -- Antiquities 1
Department Records 1
Diamonds -- Exhibitions 1
Dinosaurs 1
Dinosaurs -- Art 1
Eciton 1
Electric fishes 1
Endangered species 1
Endangered species -- North America -- Exhibitions 1
Ethiopia 1
Ethiopians 1
Ethnological expeditions 1
Excavations (Archaeology) -- New Mexico -- Chaco Canyon 1
Fossil hominids -- Exhibitions 1
Gems 1
Gems -- Photographs 1
Global warming 1
Guyana 1
Huaca Rajada Site (Sipán, Peru) -- Exhibitions 1
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities 1
Indians of North America -- Maps 1
Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific -- Antiquities 1
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Antiquities 1
Indians of South America -- Antiquities 1
Inuit -- Maps 1
Invertebrates 1
Invertebrates -- Pictorial works 1
Iran 1
Ivory carving 1
Jumbo (Elephant) -- Exhibitions 1
Jurassic Park (Motion picture) 1
Kwakiutl Indians -- Rites and ceremonies 1
Lizards 1
Lunar eclipses 1
Lunar mineralogy 1
Lunar petrology 1
Mammals -- Exhibitions 1
Mammals -- North America -- Exhibitions 1
Mammals, Fossil -- Exhibitions 1
Mandala (Buddhism) -- Exhibitions 1
Mangbetu (African people) 1
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