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Afrique occidentale : Mali

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 178
Scope and Contents

A broad panorama of various locations throughout Mali is offered here, including San Sangha, Mopti, Tombouctou (Timbuktu), and the Bani and Niger Rivers. One event featured appears to be a celebration where some men play drums while others display their weapons. In other scenes a group of men capture a manatee, and people ride horses and camels. Several mosques are filmed, their buttresses and columns showing the influence of Sudanese culture.

Dates: 1964

Afropavo Congo Peacock.

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1214

After hours at the Museum ; Domesticated animals ; Peter Freuchen

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 71
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: After Hours at the Museum. In a CBS film starring actress-artist Tuuklikki, the protagonist is a museum secretary who gets disoriented in the halls of the American Museum of Natural History after the museum closes. She is frightened by the masks and the animals, especially because it is dark. She finally gains her equilibrium and the film concludes with her finding her way out of the building. SEGMENT 2: Domesticated Animals. Peter Putnam, a blind history instructor at Princeton...
Dates: 1954

After hours at the Museum ; Red deer

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 107
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: After Hours at the Museum. The first segment is a previously shown short film entitled After Hours at the Museum. The previous showing was on May 16, 1954. SEGMENT 2: Red Deer. Lee Crandall, curator emeritus for the Department of Birds, New York Zoological Society, is the guest at a remote broadcast from the Bronx Zoo (i.e. New York Zoological Park). The subject of the program is the differences between the lives of red deer in captivity and in the wild. In the protected...
Dates: 1955

A.G. Ellis Angkor Thom, Cambodia, Bayon Temple photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .E54
Scope and Contents

Photograph of A.G. Ellis in front of the Bayon Temple in Angkor Thom, Cambodia. Included with the print is a photocopied letter from A.G. Ellis to Henry Fairfield Osborn dated November 19, 1924.

Dates: 1924

AG Southwest Native Americans photographic slides, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 6
Abstract

Field photographs of Southwestern Native Americans.

Dates: undated

Age of dinosaurs

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 141
Scope and Contents Edwin Harris Colbert, paleontologist at the AMNH, joins narrator Charles Collingwood for this broadcast on the subject of dinosaurs. Dinosaurs that had ruled the world for 150 million years are examined through fossil skeletons and reconstructions of the reptiles from the Triassic and Jurassic periods as seen in the museum's Hall of Early Dinosaurs and Hall of Late Dinosaurs. Animal World, a film produced by Irwin Allen for Warner Brothers and the Mobil Oil Company, shows animated models of...
Dates: 1956

Age of Reptiles / UR "Mochi"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 854
Scope and Contents

Prehistoric scene of dinosaurs, flying reptiles, early fish-like creatures, water in foreground, trees and water in background.

Dates: [1969]

Agricultural industry photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .A43
Scope and Contents

Photographs of various agricultural activities, such as harvesitng and haying, and various crops, including cotton, flax, sugar cane, sugar beets and corn.

Dates: 1907-1953

Agricultural Research Institute photo albums

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .A42
Scope and Contents

Chemical, entomological, and mycological images of the facilities and various activities of the three sections of the Institute in Pusa, India.

Dates: undated

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Jansson, Arthur August, 1890-1960 20
CBS/AMNH Adventure Series (1953-1956) 17
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Hope, John William, 1889-1982 17
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Buba, Joy Flinsch, 1904-1998 15
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 15
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Mochi, Ugo, 1889-1977 15
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 11
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Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 9
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Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 8
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 8
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 8
Puza, Frank 8
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Rose Center for Earth and Space 7
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Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 5
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 5
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Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 5
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Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 5
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