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T. Donald Carter papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .C375
Scope and Contents The Papers Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, articles and reviews, clippings and photocopies relating to Carter's collecting activities for the American Museum of Natural History, and to his interests in the classification of mammals and birds, and bird banding. Correspondence consists primarily of typewritten letters and carbon copies, with some handwritten letters, both sent and received. The collection includes two handwritten signed letters from Ugo Mochi, principal...
Dates: 1916-1971

John T. Zimmer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn66
Scope and Contents

Hand written manuscripts and typescripts relating to bird family classification. Notes on types, collections, collectors and correspondence regarding nomenclature.

Dates: 1950s

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

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Identifier: Mss .A451-.A452
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1899-1902)

George Newbold Lawrence correspondence

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Identifier: Mss .L39
Scope and Contents The George Newbold Lawrence Correspondence collection consists almost completely of handwritten, signed letters received by Lawrence from other ornithologists and naturalists from the United States and Europe discussing the classification of birds and the exchange of bird skins. Some of the folders contain drafts or copies of Lawrence's replies. While there is a small number of official letters from institutions, almost all of the letters are from individuals. In addition to 228 documents...
Dates: 1847-1894; Majority of material found within 1865-1894

Type card file for published lists on bird families

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Identifier: Archives Orn11
Scope and Contents

Cards containing information on 19th and 20th-century published titles about various bird families. The publications referenced here are by the American Museum of Natural History as well as outside authors.

Dates: circa mid to late 20th century

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Research Library Special Collections 3
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Birds -- Collection and preservation 3
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Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 2
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 2
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 2
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Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 2
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910 1
Allen, Arthur A. (Arthur Augustus), 1885-1964 1
Audubon, Maria R. (Maria Rebecca), 1843-1925 1
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 1
Bangs, Outram, 1862-1932 1
Batchelder, Charles F. (Charles Foster), 1898-1973 1
Berlepsch, Hans Hermann Carl Ludwig, Graf von, 1850-1915 1
Boston Society of Natural History 1
Brewster, William, 1851-1919 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 1
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Finsch, O. (Otto), 1839-1917 1
Gould, John, 1804-1881 1
Gurney, John Henry, 1819-1890 1
Hoesch, Walter 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Lawrence, George N. (George Newbold), 1806-1895 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916 1
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956 1
Mochi, Ugo, 1889-1977 1
National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals 1
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 1
Pearson, T. Gilbert (Thomas Gilbert), 1873-1943 1
Pike, Nicholas, 1817-1905 1
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929 1
Sage, Dean, Jr. 1
Sennett, George B. (George Burritt), 1840-1900 1
Sheldon, William G. 1
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 1
Smithsonian Institution 1
Tee-Van, John 1
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 1
Weber, Walter A. (Walter Alois), 1906-1979 1
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 1
Zeledón, José C. (José Cástulo), 1846-1923 1
Zimmer, John T. (John Todd), 1889-1957 1
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