Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Art Survey No. 259
Identifier: PPC .V471
Scope and Contents
Negatives and interpositives of Africa, possibly from the Vernay Angola Expedition of 1925
Identifier: Archives Orn215
Identifier: PPC .C88
Scope and Contents Field photographs from the Cutting-Vernay Expedition to Tibet.Expedition. The Cutting-Vernay Expedition to Tibet collected ethnological objects for the American Museum of Natural History and botanical specimens for the Kew Gardens in England.The expedition was co-led by Charles Suydam Cutting and Arthur Stannard Vernay, another AMNH trustee. Cutting worked many years to plan and make connections in order to gain permits to journey to the expeditions locations in...
American Museum of Natural History, Department of Preparation and Installation: Diorama and Hall construction
Identifier: DR 104
Scope and Content Note This collection spans the planning and development of the Department of Preparations for the dioramas of the various halls. These folders detail the requests and expenditures for the efforts made in travel, models, and sketches. The majority of the correspondence is directed from or to James L. Clark, the Director of the Department of Preparations between the 1930’s-1940’s. Much of the correspondence from James Lippit Clark, is directed to trackers, guides, taxidermists, donors, and...
Identifier: Mss .R38
Scope and Contents The items in this collection reflect much of Henry Cushier Raven’s species data research from approximately 1920-1944. The collection consists of handwritten and typed notes and research; hand-drawn illustrations of animals and their dissections; photographs of specimens and expedition sites; and manuscript drafts associated with his various essays, articles, and scholarly publications. Research and illustrations on various whale species, land mammals, and Raven’s data from his Australia/...
Dates: circa 1912-1944; Majority of material found within 1920-1944
Identifier: PPC .V47
Identifier: Archives Orn120
Identifier: Archives Orn119
Identifier: NNC .M36 V47
914 images taken by Henry Raven durning the Vernay Hopwood Chindwin Expedition 1934-1935.