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Department of Comparative Anatomy records

Identifier: DR 152

Scope and Contents

Records from the Department of Comparative Anatomy including budgets and annual reports, personnel files, Arthur James lecture programs, correspondence and documents belonging to assistant curator George Miles Conrad, and curator William K. Gregory, history of the Department, departmental documents and reports of the projects with the Works Progress Administration (WPA).


  • 1900-1947


Restrictions on Access

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.


1 Linear Foot (1 box)

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condition reviewed 20120824; fair; some correspondence such as letters and telegrams have damages such as creases, tears, and discoloration

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Possibly from basement by Pamela Hass.

General Note

Previous call number: DR-E

American Museum of Natural History, Department of Comparative Anatomy records, 1900-1947
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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

American Museum of Natural History
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