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James W. Atz papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A89
Scope and Contents A portion of this collection consists of alphabetized correspondence between Dr. Atz and various professionals and organizations. Most of the letters are either personal in nature or related to research projects. There are also a number of publications, including articles, reprints, and journals. There are boxes dedicated to certain areas of research including oral brooding in cichlids, and one box of research-related items organized by species type. The material in the collection ranges...
Dates: 1949-2003; Majority of material found within 1950-1980

Bashford Dean papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .D433-.D434
Abstract

Bashford Dean (1867-1928) was a teacher, ichthyologist, and armor scholar. As curator, he headed emergent departments at the American Museum of Natural History (Reptiles and Fishes, 1903-1910) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (curator, Arms and Armor, 1904-1912) in New York City. The Bashford Dean Papers primarily consists of correspondence and sketchbooks.

Dates: 1888-1961 and unknown; Majority of material found within 1901-1902

George A. Treadwell papers, 1870-1912

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .T74
Dates: (bulk 1870-1896).

William King Gregory papers, 1889-1948 (bulk 1906-1948)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .G7441
Scope and Contents The collection consists of administrative, scientific, academic and personal papers, and correspondence. Papers include Gregory's general correspondence with universities, colleges and scientists about his research topics and publications; correspondence with museums about purchasing replicas of fossils; and with students seeking employement. Other papers include lecture notes prepared for zoology classes emphasizing evolution, 1925-1926 and 1939; and manuscripts and notes for his...
Dates: 1889-1948; Majority of material found within 1906-1948

Edmund Otis Hovey papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .H681-.H682
Dates: 1902-1924

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

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

Frank E. Lutz collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .L88
Scope and content The collection consists of two 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

Marshall Howard Saville correspondence, 1896-1903.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .S28
Dates: 1896 - 1903

William Diller Matthew papers

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

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Manuscript Collection 15
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 11
Natural history museum curators 5
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 4
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 4
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Geologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 3
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 3
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Fishes -- Research 2
Mammals -- Evolution. 2
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 2
Ontogeny. 2
Anatomists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Transportation 1
Archaeologists -- Mexico -- Correspondence. 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Birds -- Classification 1
Birds -- Collection and preservation 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Caves -- United States. 1
Caves -- Virginia -- Luray 1
Cichlids 1
City Planning 1
Coelacanth 1
Correspondence 1
Department Records 1
Earthquakes. 1
Ecology 1
Education -- Museums 1
Entomologists 1
Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Sources. 1
Evolution (Biology) -- Philosophy -- History -- Sources. 1
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mexico. 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Bibliography 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Game protection -- United States 1
Geology -- Exhibitions -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
Green turtle -- Morphology. 1
Hawksbill turtle -- Morphology. 1
Hunting -- United States -- Public opinion 1
Hunting guns 1
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Collection and preservation. 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Identification. 1
Mammals -- Classification 1
Mammals -- Classification -- History. 1
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 1
Mammals -- Exhibitions 1
Mammals, Fossil -- North America. 1
Mammals, Fossil. 1
Meteorites 1
Mexico -- Antiquities. 1
Mineral industries -- Arizona -- Wickenburg Region. 1
Mines and mineral resources -- Arizona -- Wickenburg Region. 1
Mines and mineral resources -- United states. 1
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Museum curators -- United States -- Correspondence. 1
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Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions. 1
Natural history museums -- United States -- History. 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Oceanographers -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Ornithologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- Methodology. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History -- Sources. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Pelée, Mount (Martinique) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
Publications 1
Rocks -- Collection and preservation. 1
Rocks -- Identification. 1
Saint-Pierre (Martinique) 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Earthquake, 1906. 1
Saurischia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia 1
Sea turtles -- Morphology. 1
Sketchbooks & albums 1
Soufrière (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Stingless Bees 1
Teeth, Fossil. 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Volcanoes 1
Vulture Mine (Ariz.) 1
Willamette meteorite. 1
Zoologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Zoologists -- Washington (D.C.) -- Correspondence. 1
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Names
American Museum of Natural History 6
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 3
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
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Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 2
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Insects and Spiders 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 1
Atz, James W. 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bangs, Outram, 1862-1932 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Brand, Albert R. (Albert Rich) 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Clark, Eugenie 1
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Garton, Richard I. 1
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 1
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956 1
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 1
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 1
National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals 1
New York Zoological Park 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Pearson, T. Gilbert (Thomas Gilbert), 1873-1943 1
Saville Expeditions to Mexico (1896-1904) 1
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 1
Smith, J. L. B. (James Leonard Brierley), 1897-1968 1
Smithsonian Institution 1
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 1
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 1
Wever, Ernest Glen, 1902- 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
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