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Lucretia Perry Osborn papers, 1884-1928

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .O837
Abstract There are three boxes in this collection. Two consist of replies to Mrs. Osborn's invitations to luncheons, teas and dinners and some also contain general information about books and events. The correspondents include Adelaide Frick (Mrs. Henry Clay Frick), Mary Harriman (Mrs. Edward Harriman), the architect Thomas Hastings; Endicott Peabody, the legendary headmaster of the Groton School; William T. Manning and William C. Doane, two bishops of the Protestant Episcopal Church; and Horace...
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1900-1917).

Frank E. Lutz collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .L88
Scope and content The collection consists of three boxes of handwritten notes and notebooks, typescripts, correspondence and publications, with accompanying photoprints, most relating to Lutz's research, with a few personal items. Box 2 contains three 78 rpm recordings of insect and frog sounds. The bulk of the research notes involve Lutz's work on insect sounds, primarily those of grasshoppers and crickets, with some of bees and frogs; and of his experiments with ultraviolet patterns in butterflies. Most of...
Dates: 1915-1938; Majority of material found within 1933-1938

Martin Johnson papers, 1923-1942

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .J63- .J65
Dates: (bulk 1923-1937).

William Diller Matthew papers

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Identifier: Mss .M338
Dates: 1922-1926; Majority of material found within ( 1925-1926)

Edgar A. Mearns correspondence, 1883-1915

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .M43
Scope and Contents

The collection consists entirely of photocopies of handwritten letters. The first letter, dated May 17, 1883, is from Albert S. Bickmore, founder and superintendent of the AMNH, concerning Mearns's proposed donation of a collection of birds. The second letter is from curator J.A. Allen, discussing details of the specimens. Other correspondents include James P. Chapin, Frank M. Chapman, L.P. Gratacap, C. Hart Merriam, Jenness Richardson and Anthony Woodward.

Dates: 1883-1915

William J. Morden papers

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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

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Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 12
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 10
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 7
Ornithologists -- United States -- Correspondence 6
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Natural history museum curators 5
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Zoologists -- United States -- Correspondence 5
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 4
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 4
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 4
Naturalists -- United States -- Correspondence 4
Anthropologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Birds -- Classification 3
Birds -- Collection and preservation 3
Birds -- Exhibitions 3
Butterflies -- Type specimens. 3
Field notes 3
Fishes -- Research 3
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 3
Meteorites 3
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 3
Ornithology -- United States 3
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 3
Voyages and travels 3
Anatomists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Arctic regions 2
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration 2
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- American. 2
Biology 2
Bird banding 2
Butterflies -- Classification -- History -- Sources. 2
Butterflies -- Jamaica. 2
Caves -- Virginia -- Luray 2
Conservationists -- United States 2
Diaries 2
East Asia -- Description and travel 2
Education -- Museums 2
Entomologists 2
Entomologists -- Correspondence. 2
Entomologists -- North America -- Correspondence. 2
Entomology -- North America 2
Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Sources. 2
Evolution. 2
Explorers -- Africa, Central -- Correspondence. 2
Explorers -- United States -- Correspondence. 2
Lepidoptera -- Catalogs and collections -- New York (State) -- New York. 2
Lepidoptera -- Classification -- History -- Sources. 2
Lepidoptera -- North America -- Classification -- History -- Sources. 2
Lepidoptera. 2
Mammals -- Classification 2
Mammals -- Evolution. 2
Mammals -- Exhibitions 2
Mexico -- Antiquities. 2
Mongolia -- Description and travel 2
Museum curators 2
Ontogeny. 2
Ornithologists -- Correspondence. 2
Publications 2
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Arctic regions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 2
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
Teeth, Fossil. 2
Acoela 1
Administrative 1
Adventure and adventurers -- Africa, East 1
Adventure and adventurers -- United States 1
Aids to navigation -- United States 1
Ainu 1
Aleutian Islands (Alaska) 1
Aleuts 1
Alytes obstetricans 1
Ammonoidea 1
Amphibians -- Classification 1
Amphibians -- Development 1
Amphibians -- Embryology 1
Amynodontidae 1
Anatomists -- Great Britain -- Correspondence 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Catalogs and collections 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Classification. 1
Animals -- Jamaica 1
Animals -- Nomenclature 1
Animals -- North America -- Popular works 1
Animals -- Transportation 1
Anthropologists -- Russia (Federation) -- Correspondence 1
Anthropology -- China 1
Anthropometry. 1
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Archaeologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 1
Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- History. 1
Argali -- Classification. 1
Art and science 1
Art, Chinese 1
Artists 1
Artists -- United States -- Correspondence. 1
Asia, Central -- Description and travel. 1
Astronomy in art 1
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French 5
German 1
 
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American Museum of Natural History 24
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 11
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 8
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 7
Department of Entomology 7
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 6
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 6
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 6
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 6
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 5
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 4
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 4
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 4
Department of Ichthyology 4
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 4
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 4
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 4
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 4
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 3
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 3
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 3
Brown, F. Martin (Frederick Martin), 1903-1993 3
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 3
Department of Education 3
Department of Geology and Paleontology 3
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 3
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 3
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 3
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 3
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 3
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 3
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 3
Reeds, Chester A. (Chester Albert), 1882-1968 3
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 3
Shackelford, James B. 3
Smithsonian Institution 3
Young, John McKenzie 3
Adamson, Hans Christian 2
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 2
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 2
Allen, Jerome Lee, 1891-1955 2
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Insects and Spiders 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 2
Atz, James W. 2
Audubon, Maria R. (Maria Rebecca), 1843-1925 2
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Berlepsch, Hans Hermann Carl Ludwig, Graf von, 1850-1915 2
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 2
Borup, George, 1885-1912 2
Boston Society of Natural History 2
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 2
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 2
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 2
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 2
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 2
Ekblaw, W. Elmer (Walter Elmer), 1882-1949 2
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 2
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 2
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Lanyon, Wesley E. 2
Lee, Hugh J. 2
Martin Johnson African Expedition (2nd : 1924-1928) 2
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916 2
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 2
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 2
Newell, Norman Dennis, 1909-2005 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 2
Pike, Nicholas, 1817-1905 2
Pope, Clifford H. (Clifford Hillhouse), 1899-1974 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
Tanquary, Maurice Cole, 1881-1944 2
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 2
United States. Department of Agriculture 2
University of Kansas 2
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 2
Wissler, Clark, 1870-1947 2
Yale University 2
Académie royale de chirurgie (France) 1
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910 1
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 1
Akeley African Expedition to the Belgian Congo of the American Museum of Natural History (1921-1922) 1
Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926-1927) 1
Allen, Arthur A. (Arthur Augustus), 1885-1964 1
Allen, Glover M. (Glover Morrill), 1879-1942 1
Amadon, Dean 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 Association of Museums 1
American Eugenics Society 1
American Museum of Natural History. Committee for Chemical Brush Control Recommendations for Rightofways 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Library Services 1
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