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American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition field book on fish, 1909-1915.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A465
Abstract

Contains one field book titled "Fishes".

Dates: 1909 - 1915

James W. Atz papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A89
Scope and Contents A portion of this collection consists of alphabetized correspondence between Dr. Atz and various professionals and organizations. Most of the letters are either personal in nature or related to research projects. There are also a number of publications, including articles, reprints, and journals. There are boxes dedicated to certain areas of research including oral brooding in cichlids, and one box of research-related items organized by species type. The material in the collection ranges...
Dates: 1949-2003; Majority of material found within 1950-1980

Bashford Dean papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .D433-.D434
Abstract

Bashford Dean (1867-1928) was a teacher, ichthyologist, and armor scholar. As curator, he headed emergent departments at the American Museum of Natural History (Reptiles and Fishes, 1903-1910) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (curator, Arms and Armor, 1904-1912) in New York City. The Bashford Dean Papers primarily consists of correspondence and sketchbooks.

Dates: 1888-1961 and unknown; Majority of material found within 1901-1902

William King Gregory papers, 1889-1948 (bulk 1906-1948)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .G7441
Scope and Contents The collection consists of administrative, scientific, academic and personal papers, and correspondence. Papers include Gregory's general correspondence with universities, colleges and scientists about his research topics and publications; correspondence with museums about purchasing replicas of fossils; and with students seeking employement. Other papers include lecture notes prepared for zoology classes emphasizing evolution, 1925-1926 and 1939; and manuscripts and notes for his...
Dates: 1889-1948; Majority of material found within 1906-1948

John Treadwell Nichols papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .N531-N532
Scope and Content note The records consist mostly of the journals Nichols kept during his life. The journals record wildlife observed on his travels overseas, but the bulk of the entries are devoted to Nichols’ observations in Central Park, on the Museum grounds, and in his home at Long Island. His desk diaries consist of notes on sources and information collected for Nichols’ books, mostly his book on fresh-water fish from China. Generally, these entries have a line or two devoted to the duties and office...
Dates: 1888-1989; Majority of material found within 1890-1958

Nicolas Pike's Illustrations and Field Notes of Mauritius Fishes

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .P55
Scope and Contents

Watercolors and drawings on paper with field notes.

Dates: 1871-1874

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

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Fishes -- Research 3
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Natural history museum curators 2
Animals -- Classification 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
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English 6
 
Names
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 4
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 3
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 2
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Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
American Museum of Natural History 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Herpetology 1
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 1
Atz, James W. 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 1
Clark, Eugenie 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 1
Harrington, Nathan Russell, 1870-1899 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Hunt, Reid, 1870-1948 1
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 1
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 1
Pike, Nicholas, 1817-1905 1
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Senff Zoölogical Expedition (1898-1899) 1
Senff, Charles H., d. 1911 1
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Smith, J. L. B. (James Leonard Brierley), 1897-1968 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
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