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Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

Identifier: Mss .A451-.A452

Leo E. Miller collection

Identifier: Archives Orn144
Scope and Contents Correspondence, field notes, memoranda related to expeditions to South America largely with F.M. Chapman, includes maps and photo of Miller.

Edgar A. Mearns correspondence, 1883-1915

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.

Nuttall Ornithological Club photographs of ornithologists and other scientists

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.

Theodore Roosevelt correspondence

Identifier: Mss .R6673-.R6675
Scope and Content Note This collection consists of three boxes of correspondence (typed carbon copies, photocopies and originals) between Roosevelt and various individuals. The majority of the letters are between Roosevelt and Frank M. Chapman (AMNH ornithologist) or Henry Fairfield Osborn (geologist, paleontologist, and AMNH President) whom Roosevelt was particularly friendly. The correspondence generally covers topics related to the men’s shared interests in the different fields of natural history, as well as the...

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial and Exhibitions collection

Identifier: Mss .R6671
Scope and Content Note This collection contains a wide range of materials mostly concerned with various memorials and exhibitions celebrating the life of Theodore Roosevelt, and in particular, his close relationship with the American Museum of Natural History. Materials include; typed, handwritten and carbon copies of correspondence, photographs, negatives, pamphlets, invitations, programs, books, items and texts from the various exhibitions, blueprints, an LP record, artwork (drawings, etchings), postcards,...

Thomas Ring Columbia Expedition collection

Identifier: Archives Orn253
Scope and Contents Collection three field books, photographs, sketches, correspondence about the collection

Watkins collection

Identifier: Archives Orn122
Scope and Contents One box correspondence, reports on collecting locales, lists of skins, keys to photos, and account sheets. Remaining enclosures contain numbered prints from South American travels mounted on board, including 15 mounted panoramic prints.

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Research Library Special Collections 11
Department of Ornithology Archives 7
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 7
Manuscript Collection 7
Field notes 4
Ornithologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Photographic Print Collection 3
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Scientific expeditions 3
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 2
Naturalists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Zoologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Animals -- Classification 1
Archives Microfilm 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Birds -- Catalogs and collections 1
Birds -- Catalogs and collections -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
Birds -- Classification 1
Birds -- Collection and preservation 1
Birds -- South America -- Catalogs and collections. 1
Conservationists -- United States 1
Explorers -- Travel. 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Game protection -- United States 1
Hunting -- United States -- Public opinion 1
Hunting guns 1
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Mammals -- Classification 1
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 1
Mammals -- Evolution. 1
Mammals -- North America. 1
Mongolia -- Description and travel 1
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Ontogeny. 1
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 1
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Ecuador 1
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Scientific expeditions -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Voyages and travels 1
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