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Murphy and Gilliard bibliography files

Identifier: Archives Orn252
Scope and Contents Bibliographical card files for R. C.Murphy and E. T. Gilliard.

Robert Cushman Murphy collection

Identifier: Mss .M87
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of eight folders containing clippings from magazines and newspapers, typed announcements and articles, some correspondence, and various ephemera that highlight moments in Robert Cushman Murphy’s life and his association with AMNH. The collection was transferred from the AMNH Office of Public Affairs. The contents of all folders are chronologically ordered. Almost all the material is photocopied printed matter or typewritten, with some carbon copies. Folder 2...

Robert Cushman Murphy South Georgia Island Expedition field photographs

Identifier: PPC .M873
Scope and Contents Field photographs of the South Georgia Island Expedition, prints used in 'Bird Islands of Venezuela,' from The Geological Review.

Robert Cushman Murphy Western United States photographs

Identifier: PPC .M872
Scope and Contents Contact prints of photographs from the west coast of the United States.

New Zealand Expedition collection

Identifier: Archives Orn73
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photographs and photographic slides by Robert Cushman Murphy. New Zealand Expedition.

Peruvian Littoral Expedition collection

Identifier: Archives Orn84
Scope and Contents Includes a catalog of species, a field journal of Robert Cushman Murphy and a map of the expedition itinerary is found in a separate folder.

Photographs of African people and culture

Identifier: PPC .A381
Scope and Content Note The majority of this collection consists of photographs and photographic postcards of African people, locations and objects. Many of the photographs are portraits and various cultures are represented. Most of the images are captioned and several items are accompanied by brief notes.The earliest dated item is among a group of photographs collected by Franz Uri Boas for research (Folder 1). These include various objects of ritual and daily use, pygmies at the 1904 St. Louis Exposition...

Photographs of Peruvian Guano Islands from R. C. Murphy files

Identifier: Archives Orn84a
Scope and Contents One folder of 84 black and white photographs, unknown photographer.

R. C. Murphy collection

Identifier: Archives Orn148
Scope and Contents Biographical information, expedition materials, publications, employment and educational records, photographs, Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum materials, newspaper clippings, lectures and talks, bibliographies, manuscripts, field catalog, journals from expeditions in Long Island, Peru, New Zealand, Antarctica, Australia, Bermuda, Caribbean Islands, Venezuela, Bahamas, the Low Country, Pacific coast of Colombia, book on oceanic birds of South America. Murphy petrel manuscript and research...

R. C. Murphy San Jose Island collection

Identifier: Archives Orn96
Scope and Contents Notes on the birds of San Jose Island by Robert Cushman Murphy; "Talk at San Jose" by Robert Cushman Murphy; "Vegetation of San Jose Island" - C.O. Erlanson, including photographs.

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