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American Museum of Natural History financial records, 1869-1946.

 Collection
Identifier: DR 028
Abstract

Papers, including some related to Roy Chapman Andrews. Correspondence, ledgers, general cash books, field fund accounts, budgets, African Hall funds, pension fund accounts (1913-1918).

Dates: 1869 - 1946

American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of Fine Art collection

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 46
Scope and Contents Slides of fine art sculptures and paintings held in the American Museum of Natural History. Artwork includes Andy Warhol "Endangered Species" (1983) silkscreens, De Lazslo portrait (1908) of Theodore Roosevelt, Roy Chapman Andrews portrait by Charles Arthur Rose (1937), Williams C. Whitney bust"Moquin Prayer for Rain" sculpture by H. A. MacNeill"Theodore Roosevelt as a Rough Rider" by Frederick MacMonnies, portraits of Childs Frick, Morris K. Jesup and others. Three watercolors by Louis...
Dates: circa 1980s-1990s

American Museum of Natural History reports, 1913-1989.

 Collection
Identifier: DR 021
Dates: 1913 - 1989

Roy Chapman Andrews papers, 1987 Accession

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A54
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of Andrews' correspondence, manuscripts, and transcripts of Andrews' broadcasts and talks from 1934 to1944. It also contains one folder of family and biographical documents and newspaper clippings received from Charles Gallenkamp, Andrews' biographer, in 1990. The majority of the administrative papers' correspondence concerns requests for speaking engagements about Andrews' explorations, requests for articles, and letters from the public and from companies...
Dates: 1920-1947; Majority of material found within 1934-1944

Second Asiatic Expedition field photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .A852
Content Description

500 black and white photographic prints mounted on cards with captions on verso.

Dates: 1918-1919

Frederick B. Butler collection on the 1925 field season of the Third Asiatic Expedition

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .B88
Scope and Contents This collection contains field notes written by Butler during the 1925 field season (April 11-August 20) of the Third Asiatic Expedition. It also contains a typed diary detailing his experiences in Mongolia and discussing expedition staff members. Correspondences include letters to and from Butler and his wife in Tianjin (Tientsin), China, and official correspondences. Also included are various lectures ("Speech to the Algonquin Club. Boston, Dec. 7, 1926"; "Expedition lecture with...
Dates: 1924-1927; Majority of material found within 1925-1926

The Central Asiatic Expeditions : fauna

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 146
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Third Asiatic Expedition to China and Mongolia, 1921-1930. The expedition collected zoological specimens throughout Mongolia, but the main collecting was done in the Gobi Desert. This film shows some of the animals that were collected for scientific purposes, as well as those kept as pets. The animals collected includes swans, nightjars, ruddy shelducks, grebes, ducks, gazelles, wild asses, and jerboas. Next are seen the animals "kept" by members of the expedition: an...
Dates: [1921-1930]

Central Asiatic Expeditions : fossils and artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 147
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Third Asiatic Expedition to China and Mongolia, 1921-1930. The film records the paleontological finds of the expedition. The most important is shown first: the discovery of the "perfect dozen" nest of dinosaur eggs by George Olsen, paleontologist, at the Flaming Cliffs of Shabarakh Usu in the Gobi Desert. Bones of Baluchitherium, one of the largest land mammals, a hornless relative of today's rhinoceros, and Embolitherium, an Oligocene mammal, are also seen being...
Dates: 1925

Central Asiatic Expeditions : maps, staff and transportation

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 148
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Third Asiatic Expedition to China and Mongolia, 1921-1930. The film opens with animated maps tracing the routes of the expeditions. Members of the expedition staff are introduced as they work in the field: Roy Chapman Andrews, leader; Walter Granger, chief paleontologist; Albert Thomson, assistant paleontologist; Leslie Erskine Spock, geologist; Alonzo W. Pond, archaeologist; and Captain W. P. T. Hill, topographer. The next segment shows the problems the expedition...
Dates: 1922-1928

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Manuscript Collection 8
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 8
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Moving Images 6
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Department Records 3
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 3
Photographic Print Collection 3
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Description and travel 2
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Discovery and exploration. 2
Mongolia -- Description and travel 2
Mongolia -- Discovery and exploration. 2
Paleontology -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
Scientific expeditions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Asia, Central 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mongolia 2
Adventure and adventurers -- United States 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Art Survey 1
Asia, Central -- Discovery and exploration. 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Beijing (China) -- Description and travel 1
Cartography -- Mongolia -- History -- 20th century 1
Construction 1
Explorers -- Travel. 1
Extinct mammals -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Finance 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Geology -- Congresses. 1
Geology -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Geology -- New York (State) -- Long Island. 1
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) –- Discovery and exploration 1
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Khalkha (Mongolian people) 1
Komodo dragon 1
Korea -- Description and travel 1
Koreans 1
Mammals -- Evolution. 1
Map projection 1
Marineland (Fla.) 1
Mineralogy -- Congresses. 1
Mongolia -- Antiquities 1
Mongols -- Dwellings 1
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 1
Museum publications 1
Natural history -- Asia, Central. 1
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 1
Neolithic period -- Mongolia 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Ontogeny. 1
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- China. 1
Paleontology -- Mongolia. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Photographic Slide Collection 1
Portraits 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
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Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
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Seoul (Korea) -- Description and travel 1
Serigraphy 1
Shark attacks -- Prevention 1
Sharks 1
Silent enemy (Motion picture) 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia) -- Description and travel 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Vertebrates, Fossil -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Voyages and travels 1
Watercolor painting 1
Yurts -- Mongolia 1
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Names
American Museum of Natural History 17
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 12
Shackelford, James B. 8
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 7
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 5
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Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 4
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 3
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 3
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 3
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 3
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 3
Olsen, George, d. 1939 3
Young, John McKenzie 3
Asiatic Expedition (2nd : 1918-1919) 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 2
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 2
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 2
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 2
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Reeds, Chester A. (Chester Albert), 1882-1968 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
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
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 Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 1
American Museum of Natural History. Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
American Museum of Natural History. Trustees 1
Andrews Whaling Expedition to Japan and Korea of the American Museum of Natural History (1911-1912) 1
Andrews, Yvette Borup 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Baynes, Ernest Harold, 1868-1925 1
Beckett, J. (Jackie) 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden East Indian Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926) 1
Butler, Frederick B. 1
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 1
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 1
Chesek, Craig 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 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
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Finnin, Denis 1
Forrestal, James, 1892-1949 1
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Johnson, J. M. (Mr.) 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
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins, 1866-1947 1
McConnell, Robert E. 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
Morden, Irene 1
National War Work Council, Y.M.C.A. of the United States 1
Nyholm, N. Erik I. 1
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 1
Peary, Josephine Diebitsch, 1863-1955 1
Perkins, Maxwell E. (Maxwell Evarts), 1884-1947 1
Pond, Alonzo William, 1894-1986 1
Pope, Clifford H. (Clifford Hillhouse), 1899-1974 1
Putnam, George Palmer, 1887-1950 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Rose, Charles Arthur 1
Rungius, Carl, 1869-1959 1
Rutland (Vermont) Women’s and Men’s Clubs 1
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