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Roy Chapman Andrews papers, 1987 Accession

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A54
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of Andrews' correspondence, manuscripts, and transcripts of Andrews' broadcasts and talks from 1934 to1944. It also contains one folder of family and biographical documents and newspaper clippings received from Charles Gallenkamp, Andrews' biographer, in 1990. The majority of the administrative papers' correspondence concerns requests for speaking engagements about Andrews' explorations, requests for articles, and letters from the public and from companies...
Dates: 1920-1947; Majority of material found within 1934-1944

Audubon family correspondence, 1846 Nov. 17-1942 Jan. 28

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A93
Dates: (bulk 1898-1914).

Frank M. Chapman Colombian Expedition field photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .C453
Content Description

This collection documents the first of a series of expeditions conducted and managed by AMNH Ornithologist, Frank M. Chapman. The study was one of the first to study elevational differences in bird species.

Dates: 1911 - 1912

Exploration tales for soldiers and sailors : YMCA lecture series. [microform]

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #56
Dates: 1917 - 1919

Frank M. Chapman travel photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .C4539
Scope and Contents

Includes New England; New York; Florida; Virginia; South Carolina; British Isles. Negative numbers are printed below photographs.

Dates: 1898-1932

William King Gregory papers, 1889-1948 (bulk 1906-1948)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .G7441
Scope and Contents The collection consists of administrative, scientific, academic and personal papers, and correspondence. Papers include Gregory's general correspondence with universities, colleges and scientists about his research topics and publications; correspondence with museums about purchasing replicas of fossils; and with students seeking employement. Other papers include lecture notes prepared for zoology classes emphasizing evolution, 1925-1926 and 1939; and manuscripts and notes for his...
Dates: 1889-1948; Majority of material found within 1906-1948

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A451-.A452
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1899-1902)

Edgar A. Mearns correspondence, 1883-1915

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .M43
Scope and Contents

The collection consists entirely of photocopies of handwritten letters. The first letter, dated May 17, 1883, is from Albert S. Bickmore, founder and superintendent of the AMNH, concerning Mearns's proposed donation of a collection of birds. The second letter is from curator J.A. Allen, discussing details of the specimens. Other correspondents include James P. Chapin, Frank M. Chapman, L.P. Gratacap, C. Hart Merriam, Jenness Richardson and Anthony Woodward.

Dates: 1883-1915

Nuttall Ornithological Club photographs of ornithologists and other scientists

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Identifier: PPC .N87
Scope and Contents

Portraits of scientits that were used in the following publications: Origins and Development of North American Avian Biogeography, p. 392; Contributions to the History of North American Ornithology, pp.387-428.

Dates: 1995?

Theodore Roosevelt correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .R6673-.R6675
Scope and Content Note This collection consists of three boxes of correspondence (typed carbon copies, photocopies and originals) between Roosevelt and various individuals. The majority of the letters are between Roosevelt and Frank M. Chapman (AMNH ornithologist) or Henry Fairfield Osborn (geologist, paleontologist, and AMNH President) whom Roosevelt was particularly friendly. The correspondence generally covers topics related to the men’s shared interests in the different fields of natural history, as well as...
Dates: 1871-1937

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Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 5
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 3
American Museum of Natural History 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 3
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 3
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Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 2
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 2
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
Audubon 1
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 1
Audubon, M. Eliza (Mary Eliza) 1
Audubon, Maria R. (Maria Rebecca), 1843-1925 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bangs, Outram, 1862-1932 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Baynes, Ernest Harold, 1868-1925 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 1
Chapman Colombian Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1911-1912) 1
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 1
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 1
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Davison, Frederick Trubee, 1896-1974 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Department of Ichthyology 1
Dodge Brothers 1
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 1
Gratacap, L. P. (Louis Pope), 1851-1917 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938 1
Griscom, Ludlow, 1890-1959 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Johnson, J. M. (Mr.) 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lee, Hugh J. 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lincoln, Thomas, 1812-1883 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
MacMillan, Donald Baxter, 1874-1970 1
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916 1
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956 1
Mook, Charles Craig, 1887-1966 1
National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals 1
National War Work Council, Y.M.C.A. of the United States 1
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 1
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Nyholm, N. Erik I. 1
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 1
Pearson, T. Gilbert (Thomas Gilbert), 1873-1943 1
Peary, Josephine Diebitsch, 1863-1955 1
Putnam, George Palmer, 1887-1950 1
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 1
Richardson, Jenness 1
Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 1
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962 1
Templeton Crocker Pacific Expedition (1st : 1934-1935) 1
Thayer, John Eliot, 1862- 1
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 1
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 1
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