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American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of a giant squid

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 588

Scope and Contents

Photographs of a frozen giant squid arriving at AMNH. Preservation and partial dissection and close ups on parts of the squid is shown. Photographs of Dr. Neil Landman, Dr. Steve O'Shea, and Richard Ellis included.

Dates

  • 1998 June

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

150 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm.

Language of Materials

English

General Note

Captions for K17991-K18016 are included in hard copy; otherwise no captions.

General Note

Portia Rollings credited as the photographer.

General Note

Previous numbers used: K18012, K17991-K18016

General Note

condition reviewed 20110826 good

Title
American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of a giant squid, June 1998
Author
Iris Lee
Date
2011-2012
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
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 on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
American Museum of Natural History
Library Services, Special Collections
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York 10024-5192 USA US
(212) 769-5420