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American Museum Congo Expedition correspondence, 1917-1920.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .C661
Dates: 1917 - 1920

American Museum of Natural History oral history collection, 1975-2002.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A45O73
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 2002

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

Albert S. Bickmore papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .B5351- .B5358
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, reports, newspaper clippings and photocopies of journal articles, photographs of Bickmore, and one drawing. The bulk of Bickmore's papers (32 boxes) consists of correspondence, mostly typewritten, relating to his work as superintendent of the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) and curator of the Dept. of Public Education. Additional material consists of handwritten diaries from Bickmore's travels; the typescript of his...
Dates: 1854-1914; Majority of material found within ( 1865-1903)

Central Asiatic Expeditions records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .C446
Scope and Contents This collection is a record of the Museum’s explorations undertaken during the 1920s in the Gobi Desert under the leadership of Roy Chapman Andrews. A list of the men who participated in the CAE can be culled from the expeditions’ letterheads used by museum personnel in New York. All but three of the men cited on these letterheads are represented here. Those not found are Mont Reid, a physician, James Wang, an interpreter and G. Horwath of motor transport. The variety of other correspondents...
Dates: 1916-1940; Majority of material found within 1921-1933

Clark Wissler papers, 1942-1943.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .W57
Abstract

Survey of the American Museum of Natural History, typescript carbon, incomplete. Also include original notes and typed drafts.

Dates: 1942 - 1943

Columbia Broadcast System, Inc. Adventure Series papers, 1953-1956.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .C377
Abstract

Adventure Series scripts and press releases.

Dates: 1953 - 1956

Andrew Dolkart publication proofs for book Breaking new ground : the architecture of the American Museum of Natural History

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .D64
Scope and Contents Collection consists of several versions of the 48-page unpublished work, in 9 portfolios and folders. The work titled, Breaking new ground : the architecture of the American Museum of Natural History (assigned ISBN 0-913424-26-9). Pages include ms. corrections. Collection also includes 4 zip discs and 1 CD-ROM.Folder list: folder 1. Master, art included (48[12] leaves) -- folder 2. Master, art not included (leaves [1]-34, 47-48[12] leaves) -- folder 3. [Correspondence with book...
Dates: 2000-2001

Douglas J. Preston manuscript and correspondence, before 1986.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .P74
Abstract

Three notebook binders with correspondence, manuscripts, and related editorial remarks concerning Douglas J. Preston's book Dinosaurs in the Attic, 1986.

Dates: 1986

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Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 5
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 4
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 3
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
East Asia -- Description and travel 2
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Geologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 2
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Mammals -- Evolution. 2
Mongolia -- Description and travel 2
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 2
Ontogeny. 2
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 2
Scientific expeditions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
Ainu 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Catalogs and collections 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Classification. 1
Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- History. 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Bees -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Beijing (China) 1
Biology 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Caves -- United States. 1
Caves -- Virginia -- Luray 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
City Planning 1
Conservationists -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Conservationists -- United States 1
Craniometry. 1
Diaries 1
Earthquakes. 1
Education -- Museums 1
Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Entomology -- North America 1
Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Sources. 1
Evolution (Biology) -- Philosophy -- History -- Sources. 1
Evolution. 1
Extinction (Biology) 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Geology -- Congresses. 1
Geology -- Exhibitions -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
Gilyaks. 1
Honolulu (Hawaii) 1
Human body -- Measurement. 1
Indonesia -- Description and travel. 1
Insects -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Collection and preservation. 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Identification. 1
Mammals -- Classification -- History. 1
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 1
Mammals -- Exhibitions 1
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Mammals, Fossil. 1
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Natural history -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
Natural history museum curators 1
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Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources. 1
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New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Oceanographers -- United States -- Correspondence 1
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Ornithology -- United States 1
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Pelée, Mount (Martinique) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
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Primates -- Evolution. 1
Reefs. 1
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Rocks -- Identification. 1
Saint-Pierre (Martinique) 1
San Francisco (Calif.) 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Earthquake, 1906. 1
Saurischia. 1
Science -- Congresses -- Planning. 1
Science -- Societies, etc. -- United States. 1
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Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
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Seoul (Korea) 1
Shanghai (China) 1
Skull. 1
Soufrière (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Submarine geology. 1
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Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 5
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 5
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 4
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 3
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Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 2
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 2
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 2
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 2
Newell, Norman Dennis, 1909-2005 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
University of Kansas 2
Young, John McKenzie 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
Amadon, Dean 1
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Meeting (1916) (New York, N.Y.) 1
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Meeting (1928-1929) (New York, N.Y.) 1
American Association of Museums 1
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Library Services 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
American Philosophical Society 1
Anderson, Sydney, 1927- 1
Asiatic Zoölogical Expedition (1st : 1916-1917) 1
Atz, James W. 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Boyd, Donald Wilkin 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Carneiro, Robert L. (Robert Leonard), 1927- 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Cloud, Preston, 1912-1991 1
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. 1
Cook, Harold J. (Harold James), 1887-1962 1
Cooper, G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur), 1902-2000 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
Field Museum of Natural History 1
Fischer, Alfred G. 1
Freed, Stanley A. 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Friese, Heinrich, 1860-1948 1
Gardiner, Henry, 1916- 1
Geological Society of America 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Gould, Stephen Jay 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lanyon, Wesley E. 1
Lecroy, Mary 1
Lee, Hugh J. 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
McKenna, Malcolm C. 1
Morden, Irene 1
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 1
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 1
Myers, Charles W. 1
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) 1
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 1
New York Zoological Park 1
Nyholm, N. Erik I. 1
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