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James Arthur Oliver papers

 Collection
Identifier: DR 125-125A
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of administrative papers from the years 1959-1969 when Oliver was director of the AMNH. The files were arranged arranged alphabetically by subject, most likely by Oliver's secretary, and have been kept in their original order. A typewritten Guide to the file cabinet was found in box 1. Some miscellaneous files from the last box were interfiled. Most of the material is typewritten or printed matter, but there is a handwritten signed letter from explorer Roy...
Dates: 1940-1972

Henry Fairfield Osborn papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .O835
Dates: 1877-1935; Majority of material found within 1908-1935

Albert Eide Parr papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .P371-.P375
Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a wide variety of documents pertaining to Albert E. Parr, particularly during his tenure as Museum Director (1942-1959). Additionally, the collection also hosts a large collection of his original publications, as well as an assortment of newspaper clippings, receipts, meeting minutes, drafts of speeches, and correspondence.

Dates: 1933-1935, 1942-1980

Robert G. Goelet correspondence [1966?-1988?]

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Identifier: DR 123
Dates: 1966 - 1988

O. A. Stevens papers and correspondence

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Identifier: Mss .S748
Scope and Contents The items in this collection reflect Stevens’ academic correspondence between the years of 1909 and 1959. The majority of the topics center on his collection of bee and wasp specimens, their proper naming, and their research value to other amateur and professional entomologists. Some correspondence also touches on his botanical and ornithological pursuits, including several letters between Myron H. Swenk, Stevens’ long time correspondent and co-author of the highly regarded paper entitled...
Dates: 1909-1959; Majority of material found within 1920-1940

Thomas D. Nicholson papers,

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Identifier: DR 120
Dates: 1969-1989-(bulk 1969-1980).

Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History Collection

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Identifier: Archives Orn60
Scope and Contents This collection contains bound volumes, notes, correspondence, photographs, log books and journals. The material has been arranged into three series. The collection is largely comprised of thirty-three Bound Volumes (Series I) that contain letters and journal entries written by the field researchers that participated in the Whitney South Sea Expedition. Many of these bound volumes store additional material including hand-drawn maps, specimen sketches, photographs and a few handwritten...
Dates: 1920-2007

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Research Library Special Collections 16
Department of Ornithology Archives 1
 
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Manuscript Collection 10
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 8
Department Records 6
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 5
Correspondence 3
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Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 3
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
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
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York 2
Ontogeny. 2
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 2
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Bees -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Caves -- United States. 1
Caves -- Virginia -- Luray 1
City Planning 1
Development 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
Field notes 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Geology -- Exhibitions -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
Insects -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Collection and preservation. 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Identification. 1
Library 1
Mammals -- Classification -- History. 1
Mammals -- Exhibitions 1
Mammals, Fossil -- North America. 1
Mammals, Fossil. 1
Maps 1
Meteorites 1
Mines and mineral resources -- United states. 1
Museum curators -- United States -- History. 1
Museum publications 1
Natural history museum curators 1
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions. 1
Natural history museums -- United States -- History. 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Oceania -- Description and travel 1
Oceanographers -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- Methodology. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History -- Sources. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Pelée, Mount (Martinique) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Postal service -- United States 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
Public relations 1
Publications 1
Rocks -- Collection and preservation. 1
Rocks -- Identification. 1
Saint-Pierre (Martinique) 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Earthquake, 1906. 1
Saurischia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Oceania 1
Soufrière (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Teeth, Fossil. 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Volcanoes 1
Wasps -- North Dakota -- Classification 1
Willamette meteorite. 1
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Names
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 3
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 3
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
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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
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 2
Oliver, James A. (James Arthur), 1914-1981 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 2
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 2
Young, John McKenzie 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
American Association of Museums 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Herpetology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 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
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Beck, Rollo Howard, 1870-1950 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Bryan, E. H. (Edwin Horace), 1898-1985 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Cook, Harold J. (Harold James), 1887-1962 1
Coultas, William F. 1
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Curtis, Charles Cutler 1
Davison, Frederick Trubee, 1896-1974 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Drowne, Frederick P. 1
Eyerdam, Walter J. (Walter Jakob), 1892-1974 1
France (Schooner) 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Friese, Heinrich, 1860-1948 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Goelet, Robert G. (Robert Guestier), 1923- 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Hamlin, Hannibal, 1904-1982 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lee, Hugh J. 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
Macmillan, Lindsay 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 1
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 1
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 1
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 1
National Geographic Society (U.S.) 1
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 1
New York Zoological Park 1
Nicholson, Thomas D. 1
Nyholm, N. Erik I. 1
Olsen, George, d. 1939 1
Peary, Josephine Diebitsch, 1863-1955 1
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 1
Pond, Alonzo William, 1894-1986 1
Pope, Clifford H. (Clifford Hillhouse), 1899-1974 1
Putnam, George Palmer, 1887-1950 1
Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956 1
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 1
Richards, Guy, 1905- 1
Richmond, Charles Wallace, 1868-1932 1
Rutland (Vermont) Women’s and Men’s Clubs 1
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Shackelford, James B. 1
Smithsonian Institution 1
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962 1
Stevens, Orin Alva, 1885-1979 1
Stoddard, Seneca Ray, 1844-1917 1
Templeton Crocker Pacific Expedition (1st : 1934-1935) 1
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