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Brooklyn Institute collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn212
Scope and Contents Catalog of specimens from Brooklyn Institute Collection numbers 1-9382 and AMNH museum accession book, numbers 10001-15000.

Catalogue of birds in exhibition collection

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Identifier: Archives Orn17
Scope and Contents Catalogue of birds in the exhibition collection at the American Museum of Natural History. Entries for each bird include museum number, original number, name, sex and age, date, locality, name of collector, name of donor, dimensions, and remarks. The catalogue spans two volumes and was originally begun by Edgar A. Mearns during the period 1883-1884. Information in the volumes spans 1812-1994.

Catalogue of birds in study collection

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Identifier: Archives Orn18
Scope and Contents Catalogue of birds in the study collection at the American Museum of Natural History. Catalogue entries for each bird include museum number, original number, name, sex, date, locality, name of collector, name of donor, dimensions, and remarks. The catalogue spans 47 volumes.

Catalogue of bones of birds in the American Museum of Natural History

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Identifier: Archives Orn16
Scope and Contents Catalogue of bird bone specimens at the American Museum of Natural History. Entries for each specimen include museum number, original number, name, sex, date, locality, name of collector, name of donor, character of specimen, and remarks. The catalogue spans one volume.

Department of Ornithology exhibits collection

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Identifier: Archives Orn6
Scope and Contents Files on temporary exhibits, bird halls, bird department specimens in other halls, budgets, documents pertaining to construction and display, meeting notes, and photographs.

Expeditions, collectors, collections, catalogs, field notes card file

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Identifier: Archives Orn32
Scope and Contents Detailed typed card catalog index, includes field notes, geographic cross-references and AMNH catalog numbers for various collections arranged by collector. Catalogs for collections now owned by AMNH. Unpublished manuscripts and data on deposit at AMNH.

Materials from "Plates from Audubon Birds of America" exhibition

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Identifier: Archives Orn195
Scope and Contents B/W photographs, copies of copperplate bird images, paper rolls with drawings, "Plates from Audubon birds of America" exhibition display poster.

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 letters,...

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