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Vernay-Hopwood Chindwin Expedition Negative Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NNC .M36 V47
914 images taken by Henry Raven durning the Vernay Hopwood Chindwin Expedition 1934-1935.

Dates

  • 1934-1935

Creator

Extent

914 Photographic Negatives (23 rolls) : black and white, nitrate ; 35 mm

Condition note

Good.

Related Materials

This set of negatives is from the larger collection of AMNH Department of Mammalogy Nitrate Negative Collection (NNC .M36).

The library has a film of the expedition, Vernay-Hopwood Chindwin expedition, 1935 (Film Collection no. 285).

The library has a Manuscript collection for Henry Raven which contains an undated document related to the collection, Birds of the Vernay-Hopwood Chindwin Expedition by E. Mayr, Introduction by HC Raven, undated (Mss .R38).
Related Materials AMNH Division of Anthropology has objects collected during the Vernay-Hopwood Chindwin Expedition (1935). To view the items in their database, follow the link from External Documents.

Hasinoff, Erin L. 2013. Confluences: an American expedition to northern Burma, 1935.

General

The images were used in an exhibition at the Bard Graduate Center (BGC) in New York, NY, titled "Confluences: An American Expedition to Northern Burma, 1935" (April 4-August 3, 2013). Erin L. Hasinoff, BGC-AMNH postdoctoral fellow in museum anthropology and AMNH research associate, organized the exhibition in collaboration with BGC graduate students. She wrote the extensively illustrated catalogue that accompanies the exhibit.
Title
Vernay-Hopwood Chindwin Expedition Negative Collection, 1934-1935
Author
Rebecca Morgan
Date
2019

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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