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American Museum of Natural History, Jesup Wood Hall papers

 Collection
Identifier: DR 091
Scope and Content Note The Jesup Wood Hall Papers consist of departmental correspondence regarding the acquisition, preparation, exhibition, and research of North American woods. Also present are department records of maintenance scheduled and conducted, plans for future acquisitions, and financial records including pricing on wood specimens obtained, departmental salaries, artistic services, exhibit budgets and estimates. The majority of material is correspondence, but advertisements and brochures, handwritten...
Dates: 1880-1953; Majority of material found within 1880-1920, 1938-1951

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A451-.A452
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1899-1902)

Letters: [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #36

Library Tools and Materials

 Collection
Identifier: Mem 300
Scope and Contents These materials have been loosely grouped based on their nature and function. Their description ma be further refined in the future as more is learned about them. The American Museum of Natural History's Library, established in 1869, aims to foster intellectual growth and support the research, teaching, and educational activities of the Museum. The tools and materials in this grouping were used in the Library's day to day functions that carried this activitie from aproximately...
Dates: Usage: Circa1897-1999

William J. Morden papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .M671-.M674
Scope and Contents This collection is concerned with Morden’s expeditions to Alaska, Central Asia, and Southwest Africa and contains detailed field notes written by both William and Irene. The field notes include details of their travels, supply lists, budgets, and descriptions of artifacts and specimens gathered. There are also a number of drafts of articles and books written by both Morden and Irene about their experiences abroad. The William J. Morden papers also include correspondences which are...
Dates: 1922-1957

Portrait and corresponence of Paul C. Miller

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .M56
Scope and Contents

Paul C. Miller portrait and letter.

Dates: 1906-1924

Scrapbook of the Senff Zoölogical Expedition to the Nile Valley

 Item
Identifier: Mss .S46
Scope and Contents

Letters, visiting cards, and clippings from the expedition mounted on scrapbook pages. Many letters are addressed to Henry Fairfield Osborn and Bashford Dean.

Dates: 1898-1899

Theodore Roosevelt correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .R6673-.R6675
Scope and Content Note This collection consists of three boxes of correspondence (typed carbon copies, photocopies and originals) between Roosevelt and various individuals. The majority of the letters are between Roosevelt and Frank M. Chapman (AMNH ornithologist) or Henry Fairfield Osborn (geologist, paleontologist, and AMNH President) whom Roosevelt was particularly friendly. The correspondence generally covers topics related to the men’s shared interests in the different fields of natural history, as well as...
Dates: 1871-1937

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial and Exhibitions collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .R6671
Scope and Content Note This collection contains a wide range of materials mostly concerned with various memorials and exhibitions celebrating the life of Theodore Roosevelt, and in particular, his close relationship with the American Museum of Natural History. Materials include; typed, handwritten and carbon copies of correspondence, photographs, negatives, pamphlets, invitations, programs, books, items and texts from the various exhibitions, blueprints, an LP record, artwork (drawings, etchings), postcards,...
Dates: 1899-1984; Majority of material found within 1899-1970

Transcript and correspondence relating to Henry Fairfield Osborn, 1912-1934.

 Collection
Identifier: DR 157
Abstract

Contains a transcript for the "Report of Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Meeting of the American Association of Museums, Held at West Hall, American Museum of Natural History Buildings, New York City, June 4th to 7th, 1912". Also includes two letters of correspondence to Osborn from Jean Labatut and Charles Johnston which had previously been sent with printed publications.

Dates: 1912 - 1934

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  • Names: Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 X
  • Repository: Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library X

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Manuscript Collection 11
Department Records 9
Art Survey 5
Photographic Print Collection 4
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
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Annual reports 2
Mongolia -- Description and travel 2
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 2
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 2
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
Adventure and adventurers -- United States 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Archives Microfilm 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Birds -- Classification 1
Birds -- Collection and preservation 1
Conservationists -- United States 1
Construction 1
Ecology 1
Education -- Museums 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Fishes -- Nile River Valley -- Phylogeny 1
Fishes -- Phylogeny 1
Forests and forestry 1
Game protection -- United States 1
Geology -- Congresses. 1
Geology -- New York (State) -- Long Island. 1
Hunting -- United States -- Public opinion 1
Hunting guns 1
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Komodo dragon 1
Library 1
Mammals 1
Mammals -- Classification 1
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 1
Mammals -- Evolution. 1
Map projection 1
Marineland (Fla.) 1
Memorandums 1
Mineralogy -- Congresses. 1
Museum construction 1
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 1
Museum finance 1
Museums -- Congresses 1
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Ontogeny. 1
Ornithologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Polypterus 1
Portraits 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
Science -- Congresses -- Planning. 1
Science -- Societies, etc. -- United States. 1
Scientific expeditions 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Nile River Valley 1
Scientific expeditions -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia 1
Shark attacks -- Prevention 1
Sharks 1
Silent enemy (Motion picture) 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Zoologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
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Language
English 30
 
Names
American Museum of Natural History 12
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 7
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 5
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 4
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 3
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Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897 3
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 3
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 3
American Association of Museums 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 2
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 2
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 2
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
Shackelford, James B. 2
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 2
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 2
Young, John McKenzie 2
Adams, Charles C. (Charles Christopher), 1873-1955 1
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 1
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Meeting (1916) (New York, N.Y.) 1
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Meeting (1928-1929) (New York, N.Y.) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Library 1
American Museum of Natural History. Trustees 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bangs, Outram, 1862-1932 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Buba, Joy Flinsch, 1904-1998 1
Burden East Indian Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926) 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 1
Cook, Harold J. (Harold James), 1887-1962 1
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 1
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Davison, Frederick Trubee, 1896-1974 1
Department of Ichthyology 1
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Felix M. Warburg Memorial Hall of New York State Environment 1
Forrestal, James, 1892-1949 1
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Harrington, Nathan Russell, 1870-1899 1
Hatcher, J. B. (John Bell), 1861-1904 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Hunt, Reid, 1870-1948 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Klein, Alfred J. 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lee, Hugh J. 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
Lwoff-Parlaghy, Vilma, Princess, 1863-1924 1
Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899 1
McConnell, Robert E. 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 1
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956 1
Mook, Charles Craig, 1887-1966 1
Morden, Irene 1
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 1
National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals 1
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 1
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 1
Nyholm, N. Erik I. 1
Olsen, George, d. 1939 1
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 1
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