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Charles R. Knight mural restoration project photographic slides
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.
American Museum of Natural History Hall of North American Forests notebook
Identifier: DR 094
Scope and Content This collection contains documents used in the planning, preparation and construction of exhibits for the Hall of North American Forests. The material relates largely to the financial aspects of exhibit construction. The contents of the box are organized into 30 folders, which were originally separate tabs in a ring-binder. The first folder relates to the hall in general, and includes an index of exhibits, a list of funds from the Department of Conservation and General Ecology, progress...
Dates: 1954-1956; Majority of material found within 1955-1956
Reports to the management board of the American Museum of Natural History, 1950, 1956.
Identifier: DR 163
Four sets of mimeographed pamphlet reports to the management board of the AMNH. They include: The Museum and Conservation (November 30, 1950), The Museum and Natural Resources (November 2, 1950), Report on Preliminary Survey of Personnel Matters for Cultural Institutions of New York City, submitted by Joseph Schechter (September 5, 6, 7, 8 and 14, 1950), Report on the Exhibition Program by A.E. Parr (January 9, 1956).
Dates: 1950 - 1956
- Department Records 2
- Animals -- Pictorial works 1
- Botany 1
- Conservation 1
- Ecology 1
- Education -- Museums 1
- Exhibitions 1
- Forests and forestry 1
- Mural painting and decoration -- Conservation and restoration 1
- Museums -- Employees 1
- Natural resources -- Study and teaching 1
- Nature conservation 1
- New York (N.Y.) -- Museums 1
- Photographic Slide Collection 1 ∧ less
- American Museum of Natural History. Hall of North American Forests 1
- Department of Exhibition 1
- Finnin, Denis 1
- Gardiner, Henry, 1916- 1
- Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1