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Kaisen, Peter C.



Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Barnum Brown papers

Identifier: VPA 114
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Brown's correspondence, notes, images and maps relating to his field work, papers of his second wife, Lilian Brown, drafts of unfinished autobiography, notes and illustrations for his scientific articles, records of his work for the museum, including exhibition halls, records of his commercial work as well as reports from his consulting work for the goverment. The collection also contains papers of Peter Kaisen who was a long-term Brown's assistant.

Dates: 1877-1963

Series 2: Professional Correspondence, 1896 - 1942

Scope and Contents

The professional correspondence includes letters between Brown and other paleontologists both within AMNH and elsewhere. It also contains correspondence regarding Brown's lecture tours and his application for copyright. There are also some letters from the public with paleontological enquiries.

Dates: 1896 - 1942

Series 4: Writing, 1897 - 1968

Scope and Contents

This series consist of 2 sub-series. The first contains writing about Barnum Brown and the second contains writing by Barnum Brown.

Dates: 1897 - 1968

Series 8: Peter Kaisen Papers, 1902 - 1954

Scope and Contents

The series consists of papers belonging to Barnum Brown's long term assistant Peter Kaisen. There is a manuscript of Kaisen's diary and his notes on specimen boxes.

Dates: 1902 - 1954

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Archival Object 3
Collection 1
Dinosaurs 2
Fossils 2
AMNH Expeditions -- Vertebrate Paleontology 1
Fossils -- Photographs 1
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 1
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Paleontology 1
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