Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 29

A. Miller photographic slide collection, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 355
Abstract

Photographs of animals and flowers in nature. Two photographs of a giant panda and giraffe at the New York Zoological Park (Bronx Zoo).

Dates: undated

An African Safari

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 3
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Central African Expedition, 1948. Starting at Cape Town and going round the southern tip of Africa up to Mombasa, Kenya, the AMNH Central African Expedition, led by AMNH director of preparation and installation James Lippitt Clark, then traveled through Nairobi, the Mountains of the Moon in the Ruwenzori Range in Uganda and Zaire, Ripon Falls (Uganda), Bagasson (Congo) and Stanleyville (now Kisangani in Zaire), all north of Lake Victoria, then to Uganda, the Belgian...
Dates: 1948

Alousie Boker photographic slide collection of African animals and birds, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 170
Abstract

Photographs of East Africa including game parks in Kenya and Tanzania. Amboseli, Murchison River, Ngorongoro. Birds and safari animals, hippopotamus, lion, elephant, eland, warthog, gerenuk and flamingo among others. Some slides taken in Nairobi.

Dates: undated

American Museum Congo Expedition correspondence, 1917-1920.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .C661
Dates: 1917 - 1920

American Museum of Natural History photographic slide collection of mammals , undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 351
Abstract

Photographs of mammals taken by various photographers. Animals include dogs, cats, raccoons, bears, gorillas, sheep, anteater, squirrels, bison, camels, beavers, a shrew, and a fox.

Dates: undated

American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of the old Dinosaur and Fossil Mammal Halls, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 380
Abstract

Mostly images of old dinosaur models and mammal fossils on exhibit. Includes photographs of exhibition wall panels. Some slides stamped with "Digging Up the Dinosaur".

Dates: undated

Australian fauna ; How to build an igloo

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 40
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: Australian Fauna. Armand Denis, noted wildlife photographer and filmmaker and leader of the 1952 New Guinea Expedition for the AMNH, and his wife, Michaela, discuss the origins of the Australian continent and the subsequent evolution of wildlife there. Also shown is an Armand Denis RKO film depicting the Australian bush country, with views of wallaroos, wallabies, and some unusual reptiles. SEGMENT 2: How to Build an Igloo. The second segment presents the film How to Build an...
Dates: 1953

The Burden East Indian Expedition

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 20
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Burden East Indian Expedition to Malaysia, 1926. William Douglas Burden, AMNH trustee, his wife Katharine, and a small expedition team traveled to the East Indies to study the fauna of the region, and especially to film and capture the rare lizards Varanus komodoensis found on Komodo Island, one of the Lesser Sunda Islands. These lizards are commonly known as "Komodo dragons," and can grow to a length of ten feet and weigh up to 250 pounds. The film begins with the...
Dates: 1926

Carl and Mary in Africa

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 24
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Eastman-Pomeroy-Akeley East African Expedition, 1926. In the opening sequence, Carl Ethan Akeley (associate in the AMNH Department of Mammalogy, and associate curator and adviser in the AMNH Department of Preparation) watches artist William R. Leigh painting habitat studies for the background of the klipspringer group, one of the dioramas now in the museum's Akeley Hall of African Mammals. At the campsite, located in the Lukenia Hills 40 miles east of Nairobi, Leigh...
Dates: 1926

Charles R. Knight mural restoration project photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 40
Scope and Contents

35mm slides and medium format color transparencies of murals before restoration. Unknown location of murals. Animals depicted include moose, elephants and beavers.

Dates: 1993

Filtered By

  • Names: American Museum of Natural History X
  • Subject: Animals X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Photographic Slide Collection 20
Animals 6
Film Collection 5
Moving Images 5
Animals -- Africa 4
∨ more
Zoo animals 4
Africa 3
Endangered species -- Exhibitions 2
Exhibition Videorecording 2
Manuscript Collection 2
Marine animals 2
Museum exhibits -- Photographs 2
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Exhibitions 2
Rare animals -- Exhibitions 2
Africa -- Antiquities 1
Africa, Central -- Description and travel 1
Animals -- Africa, East 1
Animals -- Antarctica 1
Animals -- Australia 1
Animals -- Brazil 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Catalogs and collections 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Classification. 1
Animals -- Indonesia -- Komodo Island 1
Animals -- Pictorial works 1
Animals, Fossil 1
Antarctica 1
Apatosaurus 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Bali (Indonesia : Province) -- Social life and customs 1
Common wallaroo -- Australia 1
Courtship in animals 1
Dance -- Indonesia -- Bali (Province) 1
Dinosaurs 1
Dinosaurs -- Exhibitions 1
Diorama 1
Ethnology -- Africa, Central 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Flowers 1
Hornbills -- Africa, East 1
Hunting -- Africa, East 1
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Igloos 1
Jungle animals -- Africa, Central 1
Jungle animals -- Africa, East 1
Komodo Island (Indonesia) -- Description and travel 1
Komodo dragon 1
Komodo dragon -- Behavior 1
Maasai (African people) -- Social life and customs 1
Mammals -- Evolution. 1
Marine animals -- Type specimens 1
Mural painting and decoration -- Conservation and restoration 1
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 1
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 1
Nature photography 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Ontogeny. 1
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Photography of animals 1
Plants -- Brazil 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
Rams -- Behavior 1
Reptiles -- Australia 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa, Central 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 1
Silk weaving -- Cyprus 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Wallabies -- Australia 1
Wildlife photography 1
Zoological specimens -- Collection and preservation 1
∧ less
 
Names
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 2
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Exhibition 2
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 2
CBS/AMNH Adventure Series (1953-1956) 2
∨ more
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. 2
Finnin, Denis 2
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 2
Puza, Frank 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
Stiassny, Melanie L. J. 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926-1927) 1
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 1
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 1
Anthony, H. E. (Harold Elmer), 1890-1970 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bateson, Gregory, 1904-1980 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden East Indian Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926) 1
Burden, Katharine 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Central African Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1947-1948) 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Denis, Michaela 1
Deusing, Murl 1
Dog (Steamship) 1
Fai, Lee 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Jansson, Arthur August, 1890-1960 1
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 1
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 1
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 1
National Film Board of Canada 1
New York Aquarium 1
New York Zoological Park 1
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Orth, John C. 1
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 1
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 1
RKO Pictures 1
Raddatz, Richard 1
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 1
Rockwell, Robert H. 1
Saunders, John R. (John Richard) 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
Van Gelder, Richard George, 1928-1994 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
∧ less