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[Field books of the Third Asiatic Expedition] : [microform]

Identifier: Archives Microfilm #42


  • 1922 - 1930



6 boxes (57 items) : (6 boxes (57 items) : ill. (some col.), 2 col. maps ;, 26 cm. or smaller.)

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Location of Originals Note

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

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General Note


General Note

Expedition led by Roy Chapman Andrews and sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History.

General Note

The two maps were commercially published and used as references during the expedition. The map of China includes handwritten itineraries of previous Museum expeditions in the area and belonged to George Olsen.

Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note

Box 1. Geological reconnaissance in central Mongolia / Dr. Berkey. (1st-9th book, season of 1922) -- Box 2. Geological reconnaissance in central Mongolia / Dr. Charles P. Berkey (10-16th book, season of 1925) -- Box 3. Dr. Berkey's notes, devoted to summaries and topics and problems, season of 1922. T.A.E. summary book, 1923. Dr. Berkey's compilation book, season of 1925 (3 v.) -- Box 4. Field geology / F.K. Morris (Books I-V, 1922; Books I-VI, season of 1923) -- Box 5. Field geology / F.K. Morris (Books VII-X, 1923; Books I-IX, 1925) -- Box 6. [Geology fieldbooks] / L.E. Spock (Books I-III). Field records of fossils, Szechuan / Walter Granger (1921-22; 1922-'23, 1925-'26). Field record of fossils, Mongolia (1922; 1923; 1925; 1928; 1930) / Walter Granger. [Record of birds and mammals], Yunnan, 1926 / [Walter Granger]. [Map of] China. [Map of] Asia.

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--6 microfilm reels, 35 mm.

Related / Analytical Title

Third Asiatic Expedition.

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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