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Department Records

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Distinguishes collections in the Library that are part of the Department Records (DR) data set.

Found in 239 Collections and/or Records:

American Museum of Natural History special event invitations, 1986-2007.

Identifier: DR 132

Printed invitations promoting special events and openings at the museum.

Dates: 1986 - 2007

American Museum of Natural History transcriptions of meetings investigating accusations of employee misconduct, 1954.

Identifier: DR 129

Contains three books of depositions which were transcribed from three meetings during an investigation of accusations of employee misconduct. There are three copies of each book, totaling at six in the collection. Some books have notes inserted into front, including lists of accusations and witnesses. Marked confidential.

Dates: 1954

American Museum of Natural History various documents relating to museum personnel and building equipment, 1921-1975.

Identifier: DR 158
Abstract Contains bibliography of the staff for the period between July 1, 1957 and June 30, 1958 (three copies prepared by Richard G. Van Gelder for the Council of the Scientific Staff)"A Curious and Anecdotal History of the AMNH", a selected list of publications of museum staff compiled by Flo Stone in 1975, a letter to Robert Moses from Charles F. Preusse regarding the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and a scrapbook of correspondence and accounts from AMNH Annual Reports regarding the expense of...
Dates: 1921 - 1975

American Museum of Natural History War Relations Committee papers, 1917-1919

Identifier: DR 054
Scope and Contents This collection represents two years (1917-1919) during which the American Museum Relief Association, composed of women who worked at the American Museum of Natural History, was created, became active and was dissolved. The letters, statements and records reflect financial and fund raising practices, relationships with the Red Cross and activities of the various committees: the Knitting, Sewing, Paper, Soldiers' Aid, Suggestions and Surgical Dressing Committees and the Committee on...
Dates: 1917 - 1919

Arachnid specimen index, 1902-1948

Identifier: DR 190
Scope and Contents

Handwritten log sheets of gathered specimens, detailing collection locality and collector etcetera. Collecting seems to have been done by individuals from various institutions including AMNH, Cornell, New York State Museum among others.

Dates: 1902 - 1948

American Museum of Natural History art survey and checklist

Identifier: DR 201
Scope and Contents

Seven volumes consisting of computer data file printouts of the Art Survey inventory conducted in 1991 by Joel Sweimler. Volumes 1-4 contain records of art work in the American Museum of Natural History. There are two copies of an author index in three volumes.

Dates: 1991-1992

Bulletin of the New York Academy of Sciences and Affiliated Societies, 1918-1921

Identifier: DR 151
Scope and Contents

Contains volumes 12-15 of the Bulletin of the New York Academy of Sciences and Affiliated Societies. Some volumes have several issues. There are 12 bulletins in total, listing programs and schedules for NYAS meetings, all of which are held at AMNH.

Dates: 1918 - 1921

Charles Howard Curran correspondence, 1928-1960.

Identifier: DR 171

Mostly correspondence, personal and general.

Dates: 1928 - 1960