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American Museum of Natural History oral history collection, 1975-2002.

Identifier: Mss .A45O73
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 2002

Bobb Schaeffer photographs of fossil fish specimens

Identifier: PPC .S34
Scope and Contents

Photographs of fish fossils and skeletons, also includes color positives

Dates: undated

Department of Vertebrate Paleontology departmental records

Identifier: VPA 4
Scope and Contents The Department of Vertebrate Paleontology began as a new department of the American Museum of Natural History with the arrival of Henry Fairfield Osborn (1857-1935) as curator in 1891. The years following are marked with substantial areas of growth in the department’s paleontology collections and scientific staff. The department’s records spanning 1924-1979 were deposited in the VP Archives at different times and in separate groupings. It has not always been possible to determine if files...
Dates: 1924-1979

Department of Vertebrate Paleontology general correspondence

Identifier: VPA 1
Scope and Contents Department of Vertebrate Paleontology correspondence from 1887-1966, alphabetized by subject or author. Hundreds of scientists worldwide are represented by correspondence and include Alexander Agassiz, Glover M. Allen, Florentino Ameghino, Erwin H. Barbour, Franz Boas, Stephen F. Borhegyi, Robert Broom, Barnum Brown, Hermon C. Bumpus, Edwin H. Colbert, Thomas Alva Edison, Childs Frick, Walter Granger, William T. Gregory, Claude W. Hibbard, D.A. Hooijer, William T. Hornaday, Remington...
Dates: 1887-1966

Latimeria (Coelacanth) at the American Museum of Natural History

Identifier: DR 078

Thirteen folders of correspondence and reprints relating to the Coelacanth at the American Museum of Natural History, including discovery of five unborn pups.

Dates: 1962-1992

Bobb Schaeffer correspondence

Identifier: VPA 40
Scope and Contents

Correspondence from 1940-1984. Arranged alphabetically by subject and name of individual or institution.

Dates: 1940-1984

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