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Hayden Planetarium Interplanetary Reservations

 Collection
Identifier: DR 194
Scope and Content note This particular collection refers to a promotional strategy implemented by the Hayden Planetarium. In 1949, in order to increase publicity for their space exhibit “Conquest of Space”, the Hayden Planetarium set up an “interplanetary-tour reservations desk” that would take reservations for the first trips into space. The museum promised that the collected names would be turned over to the first organization actually planning interplanetary travel. In addition to the desk at the planetarium,...
Dates: 1949-2011; Majority of material found within 1949-1953

Hayden Planetarium photographic material for exhibitions and Perkin Library, 1980-2001.

 Collection
Identifier: DR-H 43
Abstract

Slides for Measuring Time, Exploring Space exhibition and Perkin Library Slides concerning celestial objects. Includes black and white prints and paper documents.

Dates: 1980 - 2001

Hayden Planetarium show kits, circa 1990s.

 Collection
Identifier: DR-H 44
Abstract

Show kits and storyboards in binders. Each binder contains a different exhibit. Shows include: Apollo 11 25th anniversary, Cosmic Mind Bogglers 1995, Seven Windows to the Universe, Frontiers, Amazing Worlds of Weather, Robots in Space, Violent Universe, City of Stars, Solar Sails.

Dates: 1990 - 1999

Hayden Planetarium slides, photographs, and documents relating to exhibits, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: DR-H 36
Abstract

Video cassette, slides, negatives, film, photographs, miscellaneous papers, all mostly dealing with exhibits. Also contains a plaque.

Dates: 9999 - 9999

IBM Kiosk Project photographic slides, 1995-1997.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 528
Abstract

Photographs of various halls and exhibitions at the AMNH.

Dates: 1995-1997

Isfahan model photographic slides, 1979.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 81I
Abstract

Shows the model of the ancient city of Isfahan (Iran) with G. Campbell pictured looking into the display.

Dates: 1979

Francis Lee Jaques field diaries and sketchbooks

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .J37
Summary Francis Lee Jaques (28 September 1887-24 July 1969), also known as Lee Jaques, is celebrated for his diorama paintings at the American Museum of Natural History, executed during the early and mid-twentieth century. A frequent collaborator with Museum curator and ornithologist Frank M. Chapman (1864-1945), the artist is especially associated with the Whitney Memorial Hall of Pacific Bird Life (that was co-designed with Robert Cushman Murphy, Museum curator and ornithologist). This collection...
Dates: 1925-1935

John T. Nichols: Naturalist at Large exhibition photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 85E
Scope and Contents

Views of the temporary exhibition John T. Nichols: Naturalist at Large, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1989. Images of the display case in the Theodore Roosevelt Rotunda. Also includes images of books in a library, a man reading and people examining a book in an office.

Dates: 1989

Jumbo: The World-Famous Elephant exhibition photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 157I
Scope and Contents

Views of the temporary exhibition Jumbo: The World-Famous Elephant, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1993. Images of the elephant skeleton displayed in the gallery. Also includes visitors viewing media exhibits.

Dates: 1993 August

Kings, Chiefs, and Women of Power: Images from Nigeria exhibition photographic slides

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Identifier: PSC 613B, 668B
Scope and Contents

Views of the temporary exhibition, Kings, Chiefs, and Women of Power: Images from Nigeria, held at the American Museum of Natural History, April 18-June 28 1998.

Dates: 1998

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Research Library Special Collections 133
Department of Vertebrate Paleontology Archives 1
 
Subject
Museum exhibits -- Photographs 121
Photographic Slide Collection 121
Department Records 10
Museum exhibits 10
Dinosaurs -- Exhibitions 8
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Museum exhibits -- Designs and plans 3
Wildlife photography -- Competitions 3
Antarctica 2
Indians of North America 2
Indians of South America -- Brazil -- Xingu River Valley 2
Kwakiutl art 2
Museum visitors 2
Scientific expeditions -- Exhibitions 2
Tapirapé Indians 2
Waura Indians 2
Waura art 2
Advertising 1
Amber 1
Animals -- Brazil 1
Animals, Fossil 1
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British 1
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration 1
Art, Congolese (Democratic Republic) 1
Art, Mangbetu 1
Art, Zande 1
Artists 1
Asmat (Indonesian people) 1
Bears 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Body art 1
Botanical illustration -- Exhibitions 1
Butterflies -- Exhibitions 1
Clothing and dress -- Saudi Arabia -- Exhibitions 1
Cockroaches 1
Cyprus -- Antiquities 1
Diamonds -- Exhibitions 1
Diaries 1
Dinosaurs 1
Dinosaurs -- Art 1
Dinosaurs -- Pictorial works 1
Eciton 1
Endangered species 1
Endangered species -- North America -- Exhibitions 1
Fossils -- Exhibitions 1
Fossils -- Pictorial works 1
Global warming 1
Huaca Rajada Site (Sipán, Peru) -- Exhibitions 1
Indian goldwork -- Peru 1
Iran 1
Jumbo (Elephant) -- Exhibitions 1
Jurassic Park (Motion picture) 1
Kwakiutl Indians -- Rites and ceremonies 1
Lunar eclipses 1
Lunar mineralogy 1
Manuscript Collection 1
Mochica Indians -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions 1
Mochica Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Exhibitions 1
Mongolia 1
Moon 1
Mural painting and decoration -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Museum construction 1
National parks and reserves -- United States -- Exhibitions 1
Natural history -- Cuba -- Exhibitions 1
Natural history -- Exhibitions 1
Natural history museums -- Employees 1
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions. 1
Natural resources -- United States -- Exhibitions 1
Naturalists -- Exhibitions 1
North America 1
Okavango River Delta (Botswana) -- Pictorial works 1
Ornithology -- United States 1
Pacific Islanders 1
Paleontology -- Pictorial works 1
Papua New Guinea 1
Papua New Guinea -- Exhibitions 1
Peking man 1
Peru -- Antiquities 1
Peru -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions 1
Photography -- Exhibitions 1
Planetariums -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Plants -- Brazil 1
Potlatch -- British Columbia 1
Pterosauria -- Exhibitions 1
Puppet plays, Asian -- Exhibitions 1
Scientific expeditions 1
Scientific expeditions -- Arctic regions 1
Sculpture, Ijo -- Exhibitions 1
Sharks -- Exhibitions 1
Sipán (Peru) -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions 1
Solar eclipses 1
Space flight 1
Space tourism 1
Tibetans 1
Time capsules -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Totem poles 1
United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil -- Pictorial works 1
Voyages and travels 1
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American Museum of Natural History 122
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 114
Finnin, Denis 35
Beckett, J. (Jackie) 25
Chesek, Craig 13
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Hayden Planetarium 9
American Museum of Natural History. Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs 3
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 3
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 3
American Museum of Natural History. Hall of Ornithischian Dinosaurs 2
Coxe, James 2
Leonardo da Vinci, 1452-1519 2
New York Times Company 2
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 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. Gardner D. Stout Hall of Asian Peoples 1
American Museum of Natural History. Hall of Late Dinosaurs 1
American Museum of Natural History. Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Orientation Center 1
Barber, Robert J. 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Chapman, Clark R. 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Cole, Charles J. 1
Cracraft, Joel 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Ferguson, Walter 1
Gardiner, Lynton 1
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917) 1
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
K. Perkins 1
Kane, Robert W., 1910-1982 1
Lecroy, Mary 1
Lynch, Mary Ann 1
Mickens, Roderick 1
Morris, Craig, 1939-2006 1
Naval Research Laboratory (U.S.) 1
Neff, S. A. 1
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 1
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 1
Puza, Frank 1
Ralph Appelbaum Associates 1
Rose Center for Earth and Space 1
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
Singer, Arthur 1
Sternfeld, Ruth, d. 2007 1
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 1
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