American Museum of Natural History Library lecture slides, 1982-1992.
Photographs taken for library lectures of books, archives, images, and artifacts. Also includes miscellaneous photographs of the library, staff, conservation projects, and grant documentation. 379. Lectures include: The Museum and the Magic Lantern October 1990; Rare Book Lecture November 17,1982; Rare Book Lecture Monsters: Myth or Reality February 1991; Caravans and Collecting: Asia on Film October 1989; Rare Photos Lecture: Seconds, October 1983 and November 17, 1982. 386. Lectures include: Archives Week, October 1989; Rare Book Lecture Monsters: Myth or Reality February 1991; Caravans and Collecting: Asia on Film October 1989; Victorian Book Design exhibit, October 1989; and various photographs taken for Nina Root's lectures. 390. Lectures include: Ark in the Park, December 1989 (rejected slides); Bats, April 1988; Rare Book Lecture Series, 1982 (marked "dupes").
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1543 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm
1.25 Linear Feet (3 boxes )
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condition reviewed 20110826 good; glass mounts are fair; non-archival adhesive on slides-adhesive smells; PSC 386 and PSC 389 are overfilled
Some slides have captions.
Many slides indicate K numbers.
Some slides have glass mounts.
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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 on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.
Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository
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New York NY 10024 USA