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100 Times Around the Sun photographic slides, 1969

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Identifier: PSC 88
Abstract Slides of sky show 100 Times Around the Sun, organized by the Hayden Planetarium, 1969. Images include the AMNH 77th Street entrance.

1940 Arizona expedition

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 250
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Arizona Expedition, 1940. Richard Archbold, AMNH research associate in mammalogy, organized this six-month-long expedition to collect all the elements for an Arizona group for the museum's Hall of North American Mammals. Animal behavior experiments were also conducted. Archbold was accompanied by A. L. Rand, AMNH research associate in ornithology, and photographer J. Lichtenfels. Expedition staff members are introduced in the film's opening sequence. Scenes of the desert...

The $2,000,000 J.P. Morgan gem collection ; Lampreys ; Antarctic animals

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 32
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: The $2,000,000 J. P. Morgan Gem Collection. Brian Mason, AMNH curator of physical geology and mineralogy, describes the museum's collection of gems, which consists of diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds. Mason discusses how these gems were cut and polished, using films produced by DeBeers Consolidated Mines Ltd. and E. J. Mauther. The reasons why the stones are so valuable are also examined. SEGMENT 2: Lampreys. Lampreys and their detrimental effect on the fishing industry in...

A. A. Allen photographic slides

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Identifier: PSC 5
Scope and Contents Field photographs of North American birds in nature.

A Betrothal / LR "W.S. Taylor"

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 1431

A Blackfoot Doctor

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 1001
Description Oil painting depictin group of Indians surrounding man lying on ground with man in elaborate bear skin costume is dancing around him.

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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 197
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Field notes 47
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Mammals -- Art. 20
Museum finance 19
Nature photography 16
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Mexico 13
Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 12
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American Museum of Natural History 686
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 206
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. 119
Wolf, Joseph, 1820-1899 114
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Hayden Planetarium 51
Beckett, J. (Jackie) 43
Catlin, George, 1796-1872 31
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927 31
Audubon, John Woodhouse, 1812-1862 29
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 28
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 28
Jansson, Arthur August, 1890-1960 27
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 26
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 24
Chesek, Craig 24
American Museum of Natural History. Division of Invertebrate Zoology 23
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 23
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 22
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 22
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 20
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 20
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 19
CBS/AMNH Adventure Series (1953-1956) 17
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 16
Buba, Joy Flinsch, 1904-1998 15
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 15
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 15
Mochi, Ugo, 1889-1977 15
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Anthropology 14
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 13
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 12
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 11
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 11
Christman, Erwin S., 1885-1921 11
Kidd, Joseph Bartholomew, 1808-1889 11
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 11
Kane, Robert W., 1910-1982 10
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 10
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 9
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 9
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 9
Ellsworth, Lincoln, 1880-1951 9
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 9
Singer, Arthur 9
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 9
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 8
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 8
Brooks, Allan, 1869-1946 8
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 8
Horsfall, R. Bruce (Robert Bruce), 1869-1948 8
Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912 8
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 8
Puza, Frank 8
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 8
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 8
Rouland, Orlando 8
Shackelford, James B. 8
American Museum of Natural History. Library 7
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 7
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 7
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 7
Kalmenoff, Matthew 7
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 7
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 7
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 7
Rose Center for Earth and Space 7
Seidel, Alexander 7
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 7
American Museum of Natural History. Office of Public Affairs 6
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 6
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934 6
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 6
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953 6
Klein, Alfred J. 6
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 6
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 6
Raymond, Percy E. (Percy Edward), 1879-1952 6
Root, Nina J. 6
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 6
Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926-1927) 5
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 5
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Animal Behavior 5
Australian Government Films (1920-1928) 5
Bogert, Charles M. (Charles Mitchill), 1908-1992 5
Central African Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1947-1948) 5
Chubb, S. Harmsted (Samuel Harmsted), 1863-1949 5
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 5
Day Roraima Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1927-1928) 5
Hyman, Libbie Henrietta, 1888-1969 5
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1903) 5
Lang, Herbert, 1879-1957 5
Lumholtz, Carl, 1851-1922 5
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 5
Miller, Leo E. (Leo Edward), 1887-1952 5
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 5
Nicholson, Thomas D. 5
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