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Department of Vertebrate Paleontology historical specimen acquisitions

 Collection
Identifier: VPA 103

Dates

  • 1862-1977

Language of Materials

English

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

16 Linear Feet

Title
American Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Paleontology historical specimen acquisitions, 1862-1977
Author
Melissa Silvestri, Allyson Mellone, Alana Gishlick, 2021; Maya Naunton, 2022
Date
2022 May
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Sponsor
Minimal level collection record created with support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Museums for America grant, 2020.

Revision Statements

  • August 2021: Based on Ruth Sternfeld's historic finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Department of Vertebrate Paleontology Archives Repository

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