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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

 Collection
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?

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  • Names: Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 X
  • Names: Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 X
  • Repository: Research Library Special Collections X

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Ornithologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
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Birds -- Catalogs and collections -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 2
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 2
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 2
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 1