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Department of Invertebrate Zoology Staff Posters, 2007-2020

 Collection
Identifier: MA.2021.011

Scope and Contents

Collection is composed of 13 composite staff posters which were assembled by Stephen Thurston using Adobe Illustrator. Physical copies of the posters are hung in the Department Hall. They span the years 2007 to 2020. Individual photos of staff members were requested for inclusion and in some cases taken by Thurston or an AMNH Staff Photographer, with credit noted as applicable.

Dates

  • 2007 - 2020

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted access to AMNH Staff.

Extent

680 Megabytes (13 digital files) : (2) jpg; (11) pdf

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Files are arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Digital files transferred to Library in 2021 from Stephen Thurston. Physical poster sized copies of the majority of the designs are kept in the Section 13, floor 5 hallway of AMNH. Accruals are possible.

Condition Description

Good

Processing Information

For preservation, pdf file versions were archived, and converted to pdf/A format. Two files were only available in jpg format (2009 and 2010.) Files were meaningfully renamed by archivist to reflect collection call number and sequence.

Title
Department of Invertebrate Zoology Staff Posters, 2007-2020
Status
Completed
Author
Kendra Meyer
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Sponsor
Completed as part of Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Initiative, 2020-2023.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
American Museum of Natural History
Library Services, Special Collections
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York 10024-5192 USA US
(212) 769-5420