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Edwin H. Colbert oversize collection of illustrations and artwork

Identifier: VPA 64
Scope and Contents

Edwin H. Colbert oversize collection, including illustrations and original artwork. Subjects include Siwalik mammals, scaloposaurian reptiles, Prolacerta, Dissopsalis, labyrinthodont amphibians. The packages contain drawings and illustrations of chalicotheres, cynodont reptiles, and Lystrosaurus.

Dates: undated

Edwin H. Colbert photographic slide collection

Identifier: VPA 63a
Scope and Contents

Color slide collection for Edwin H. Colbert photographs. Note 388-412 taken by Jack Richards, Navy photographer. Includes a package containing a catalog of slide photographs taken by Colbert.

Dates: 1941-1970

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