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Audubon family correspondence, 1846 Nov. 17-1942 Jan. 28

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A93
Dates: (bulk 1898-1914).

Cyril F. dos Passos papers, 1932-1978

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .D67
Scope and content

The collection consists of minimally processed material. It is primarily correspondence, with some administrative papers, notes, newspaper clippings and a few personal and family photographs. Some general subject headings are noted in pencil on the outside of the boxes, such as Lepidoptera, Entomology, Zoological nomenclature and Carnegie [Institute]. Correspondents include F. Martin Brown, Jeane D. Gunder, Alexander B. Klots and Charles Lee Remington.

Dates: 1932 - 1978

Henry Edwards papers, 1854-1897

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .E39-.E391
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1862-1891)

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

Alfred C. Kinsey Entomological papers

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Identifier: Mss .K56
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Kinsey’s scientific work on gall wasps. It covers the whole range of research and scientific study from notes and observations made in the field in his notebooks and research notes to publications made by Kinsey on gall wasps. Subjects include taxonomic names such as Amphibolips and Xystoteras as well as broad categories like Research notes and Worksheets. Geographic notations of distribution and other subject matters consist of numbers or bar charts written in ink...
Dates: circa 1917-1941; Majority of material found within 1917-1938

Henry Fairfield Osborn papers

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Identifier: Mss .O835
Dates: 1877-1935; Majority of material found within 1908-1935

O. A. Stevens papers and correspondence

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Identifier: Mss .S748
Scope and Contents The items in this collection reflect Stevens’ academic correspondence between the years of 1909 and 1959. The majority of the topics center on his collection of bee and wasp specimens, their proper naming, and their research value to other amateur and professional entomologists. Some correspondence also touches on his botanical and ornithological pursuits, including several letters between Myron H. Swenk, Stevens’ long time correspondent and co-author of the highly regarded paper entitled...
Dates: 1909-1959; Majority of material found within 1920-1940

Thomas E. Bean papers, 1877-1961

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .B42
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1877-1931)

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Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Entomologists -- Correspondence. 2
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Entomology -- North America 2
Lepidoptera -- Catalogs and collections -- New York (State) -- New York. 2
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Lepidoptera -- North America -- Classification -- History -- Sources. 2
Aleuts 1
Animals -- Nomenclature 1
Animals -- North America -- Popular works 1
Anthropologists -- Russia (Federation) -- Correspondence 1
Anthropologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration 1
Artists 1
Bees -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Butterflies -- Classification -- History -- Sources. 1
Butterflies -- North America -- Classification -- History -- Sources. 1
Butterflies -- Type specimens -- North America -- Catalogs and collections. 1
Butterflies -- Type specimens. 1
Diaries 1
Ecology -- Florida. 1
Entomologists 1
Ethnological expeditions -- Northwest Coast of North America. 1
Ethnological expeditions -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia. 1
Ethnologists -- Russia (Federation) -- Correspondence. 1
Ethnologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 1
Ethnology -- Alaska. 1
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Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Sources. 1
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Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- Klickitat County. 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- White Salmon River Region. 1
Gall wasps 1
Gall wasps -- Anatomy 1
Gall wasps -- North America -- Classification 1
Gall wasps -- West (U.S.) -- Identification 1
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Museum exhibits 1
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Teeth, Fossil. 1
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Trilobites -- North America. 1
Voyages and travels 1
Wasps -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Yukaghir. 1
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 4
American Museum of Natural History 2
United States. Department of Agriculture 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1