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[The Morden-Clark Asiatic Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History : [microform] / by William J. Morden].

 Item
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #4

Dates

  • 1927

Extent

1047 leaves in various foliations ; (1047 leaves in various foliations ; 29 cm.)

Biographical sketch

Explorer and hunter; AMNH field associate in mammalogy.

Location of Originals Note

Indicator 1 Holder of originals: Rare Book Collection. Silver original shelved in the Negative Storage Room.

Publications About Described Materials

Part [1] subsequently published in Natural history ; v. 28, no. 5 (Sept.-Oct. 1928), with title: Marco Polo's sheep : collecting the Ovis poli in the high Pamirs : an account of one phase of the Morden-Clark Asiatic Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History. Part [2] subsequently published in: National Geographic magazine ; v. 52, no. 4 (Oct. 1927).

Publication Date

[1927]
General Note Part [1]: [1], 18 leaves; pt. [2]: [1], 44 leaves; pt. [3]: [13] leaves; pt. [4]: 110 [i.e. 112][679], 179 leaves.
General Note Part [3] is a list of the daily camps, with data on travel time, altitude, weather, etc.
General Note Period covered by journal (pt. [4]): 1926 Mar. 5-1926 Dec. 29.
General Note Part [1] preceded by note to Natural history dated: New York, Sept. 3, 1927.
General Note Parts [1]-[3] are carbon copies of typescripts. Part [4] is the original typescript. Title of pt. [2], foliation of last section (179 leaves) and corrections handwritten in ink.
Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note [1.] Among the herds of Ovis poli : an account of one phase of the Morden-Clark Asiatic Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History --[2.] By coolie and caravan across Central Asia -- [3.] [Itinerary] -- [4.] [Journal of the Morden-Clark Asiatic Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History].
Reproduction Note Type of reproduction--Microfilm.; Place of reproduction--[New York, N.Y. :; Agency responsible for reproduction--American Museum of Natural History: Date of reproduction--1987]. Physical description of reproduction--1 microfilm reel, 35 mm.
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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

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