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Nature of Diamonds exhibition photographic slides, 1997.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 549

Abstract

Views of the temporary exhibition Nature of Diamonds, held at the American Museum of Natural History, held November 1, 1997-April 26, 1998. Images include exhibits, views of diamond in kimberlite, diamonds in matrix, diamond jewelry, diamonds from royalty, and other diamond artifacts and specimens. Also includes Diamondback turtle, rattler, and moth.

Dates

  • 1997

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

609 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm

Language of Materials

English

Condition

condition reviewed 20110826 good

Related Archival Materials

Indicator 1 Associated Materials-- Note--AMNH Special Collections has slides of the exhibition merchandise in PSC 613C.

General Note

Some photographs may have been used for George Harlow's book, The Nature of Diamonds.

General Note

Some slides have captions.

Creator

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
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
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