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.
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