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Series III: Departments, 1959-1969

 Series
Identifier: DR 125-125A
This series contains travel permiession requests for funding of expeditions and the field research. In addition there is correspondence relating to a gift of the largest diamond found in North America (12.5 carats), a donation by the Museum of Abraham Lincoln's death mask to the Lincoln University, the opening of nine exhibition halls, Man in Africa, Indian, Asiatic, Mexican, Pacific, Earth History, Minerals and Gems, North American Birds, Living Invertebrates and the Hayden Planetarium's twenty fifth anniversary reception.

Dates

  • 1959-1969

Extent

From the Collection: 10.5 Linear Feet (22 boxes) : administrative papers

From the Collection: 16 Linear Feet (4 boxes) : unprocessed papers

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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