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Found in 84 Collections and/or Records:

James L. Clark exhibitions visual resource files

Identifier: PPC .C532
Scope and Contents The James L. Clark files were created and maintained from 1920 until 1955. The majority of these materials, however, date between 1920 and1940. The collection was used as a visual resource reference guide for the American Museum of Natural History staff in preparation for creating exhibits and dioramas or for quick visual reference. It features newspaper spreads, magazine clippings, prints, as well as drawings and letters, which were attached with glue to one or both sides of the file...
Dates: 1879-1959; Majority of material found within 1916-1959

James L. Clark exhibitions working files

Identifier: PPC .C533
Scope and Contents This collection includes field photography from various expeditions, scientific study photography for the creation of the exhibits, and documentation of diorama production and notes for future repair and maintenance. The photographs date from the late 1890s to the late 1950s. The majority of the photographs, however, are dated between 1920 and 1940. The following is the series and subseries within the collection:Series I: African Mammals Series II: Asian Mammals Series III:...
Dates: 1879-1959; Majority of material found within 1916-1959

Creatures of light

Identifier: EXH.020


Identifier: EXH.021