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Latimeria (Coelacanth) at the American Museum of Natural History

 Collection
Identifier: DR 078
Thirteen folders of correspondence and reprints relating to the Coelacanth at the American Museum of Natural History, including discovery of five unborn pups.

Dates

  • 1962-1992

Creator

Physical Description

Includes 12 photographs.

Access Conditions and Restrictions

Please contact Special Collections; materials are sometimes restricted.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Arrangement

Arranged in folders by Dr. James Atz.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copy of finding aid filed with collection.

Source of Acquisition

June 1999 accession from James Atz, AMNH Department of Ichthyology.

Condition

Condition reviewed 20110519 good.

Physical Description

Includes 12 photographs.
Title
Latimeria (Coelacanth) at the American Museum of Natural History, 1962-1992
Status
completed
Language of description
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, 2010-2012.

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