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Papers, 1928-1972

 Series
Identifier: VPA 127

Scope and Contents

Morris F. Skinner's personal papers, correspondence, administration, field and study notes, maps, photographs and drawings, and bison study. Some notable names that are mentioned are Ted Galusha, Jean Hough, F. Walker Johnson, and Childs Frick. Boxes 1-2 contain correspondence and administration. Box 3 contains administation and annual reports. Box 4 contains administration and field notes. Box 5 contains field notes and study notes. Box 6 contains field notes and publications. Box 7 contains publications and study notes. Boxes 8-10 contain maps, charts, and sketches. Boxes 11-12 contain highway road maps from Alabama to Wyoming. Box 13 contains photographs, drawings, and oral histories. Boxes 14-19 contain bison study material.

Includes field notes.

Dates

  • 1928-1972

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed in the Division of Paleontology. Please contact the collection manager for access; materials are sometimes restricted. https://www.amnh.org/research/paleontology/collections/vertebrate-paleontology-archives

Extent

9.5 Linear Feet (20 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Arrangement

By subject.

General

Based on Ruth Sternfeld's historic finding aid, Binder 7.

Historic Call Number: 4:1 to 4:5

Formerly VPA 24

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Department of Vertebrate Paleontology Archives Repository

Contact:
200 Central Park West
New York NY 10024-5192