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Box 1

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Contains 50 Results:

Faculty meetings, 1923-1924

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Correspondence from Chester A. Reeds to museum administrators and scientific staff regarding faculty meetings.

Dates: 1923-1924

Astronomical position and other topics, 1906-1911

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, U. S. Geological Survey, and Pennsylvania Tunnel and Terminal Railroad Company. Topics include the establishment of an astronomical position on museum grounds, classification of geological materials, and access to a tunnel for scientific studies. Contains "Index to Letters" (1 p.) for items up to and including June 29, 1911.

Dates: 1906-1911

Benchmark showing latitude, longitude and altitude of museum, 1911-1913

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and museum administrators, U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, U. S. Geological Survey, and New York City Board of Estimate and Apportionment, regarding design of a benchmark indicating latitude, longitude, and elevation of a point on museum grounds. Also contains sketches of proposed benchmark. Contains "Index to Letters" (1 p.).

Dates: 1911-1913

Paleontological models, 1917-1918

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and others, regarding construction of paleontological models. Elvira Wood, who constructed the models, is the correspondent on many of the letters.

Dates: 1917-1918

Museum matters, 1911-1912

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and museum administrators on various museum matters, including Hovey's acceptance of the position of Acting Director of the museum. Contains "Index to Letters" (1 p.).

Dates: 1911-1912

Recommendation, 1919-1923

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 16
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between E. O. Hovey and others, regarding letters of recommendation for various colleagues and former employees.

Dates: 1919-1923

Trip to Mexico, 1906-1907

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and museum administrators, regarding itinerary and expenses for a trip to Mexico.

Dates: 1906-1907

Museum matters, 1911

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and museum administrators. Contains "Index to Letters" (1 p.)

Dates: 1911

Museum matters, 1913-1914

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Primarily correspondence between E. O. Hovey and museum administrators. Also contains minutes of Sub-Committee on Publications and statements of Department of Geology receipts and expenditures. Contains "Index to Letters" (1 p.)

Dates: 1913-1914

Expenses incurred on trips, 1918-1920

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20
Identifier: Mss .H682
Scope and Contents

Statements of expenses incurred on trips by E. O. Hovey.

Dates: 1918-1920