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Charles and Chester Reed collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn255
Correspondence, various printed published matter including guides on taxidermy, plant and bird field guides, image cards and card games, pocket libraries, newspaper clippings, and journals. Also includes a set of Wild Flowers of America (volumes 1-18)
Scope and Contents Collection includes material from miscellaneous art accessions #2022, #2023 and #2025.

Dates

  • 1890s-

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed in the Department of Ornithology. Please contact the collection manager for access; materials are sometimes restricted. https://www.amnh.org/research/vertebrate-zoology/ornithology

Extent

5 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes and 6 custom boxes)

24 Volumes

Condition

Good.
Title
Charles and Chester Reed collection
Author
Rebecca Morgan, 2010
Date
2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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 Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Risk Assessment grant, 2010.

Repository Details

Part of the Department of Ornithology Archives Repository

Contact:
Division of Vertebrate Zoology
Department of Ornithology
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York NY 10024-5192 US