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Catalogue of birds in exhibition collection

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1883-1994

Catalogue of birds in study collection

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1870s-2011

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

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1888-1982

Cecil Underwood collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn114
Scope and Contents

Notes and sketch map, Cecil Underwoods collecting localities in Honduras, list of birds, envelope of loose labels

Dates: 1940s

Charles William Beebe collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn204
Scope and Contents

Catalogs of bird skins; notes on nest and egg collections. Collections from Guyana.

Dates: 1898-1915

Chester Van Buren collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn116
Scope and Contents

Report on collection of birds made by Chester Van Buren, principally in Colombia and Guatemala, systematic lists, correspondence and memos.

Dates: circa early 1900s, 1940s

Crawford H. Greenewalt photographic slide collection

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 245
Scope and Contents

Ornithological photographs by Crawford Greenewalt. Includes living birds in habitat, at nest, and close-ups in flight.

Dates: 1975-1980

Department of Ornithology exhibits collection

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1940s-1980s, undated

Department of Ornithology Philippine specimen collection materials

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn86
Scope and Contents

Contains correpondence, documents, Palawan lists of bird skins, lists of syntypes from Steere Expedition, list of Philippine holotypes in AMNH collection, lists of species found in Luzon collection, documents relating to Leyte collection, and documents relating to Mindoro collection.

Dates: circa 1950s-1980s

Department of Ornithology specimen collections files

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn23
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, acquistion history and inventories of the specimen collections.

Dates: 1950s-2003

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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 19
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 5
American Museum of Natural History 4
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 2
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 2
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Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927 2
Greenewalt, Crawford H., 1902-1993 2
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 2
Lawrence, George N. (George Newbold), 1806-1895 2
Steere, Joseph Beal, 1842-1940 2
Tate, G. H. H. (George Henry Hamilton), 1894-1953 2
Trimm, H. Wayne 2
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910 1
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
Anderson, Sydney, 1927- 1
Anthony, H. E. (Harold Elmer), 1890-1970 1
Audubon, Maria R. (Maria Rebecca), 1843-1925 1
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Batchelder, Charles F. (Charles Foster), 1898-1973 1
Beck, Rollo Howard, 1870-1950 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Berlepsch, Hans Hermann Carl Ludwig, Graf von, 1850-1915 1
Birckhead, Hugh 1
Boston Society of Natural History 1
Brewster, William, 1851-1919 1
Brewster-Sanford Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1912-1917) 1
Caldwell, Keith 1
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 1
Chapin Field Trip to the Eastern Congo (1953-1958) 1
Chapman, Clark R. 1
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 1
Day Roraima Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1927-1928) 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Faunthorpe-Vernay Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1922-1923) 1
Finsch, O. (Otto), 1839-1917 1
Foster, Lyman Spalding 1
Gill, Geoffrey 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Gould, John, 1804-1881 1
Griscom, Ludlow, 1890-1959 1
Gurney, John Henry, 1819-1890 1
Iredale, Tom, 1880-1972 1
Land, Hugh C., 1929-1968 1
Lang, Herbert, 1879-1957 1
Linnaean Society of New York 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Macmillan, Lindsay 1
Malbrant, René, 1903-1961 1
Manuel, Canuto Guevarra, 1902- 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916 1
Menden, J. J. 1
Meng, Heinz 1
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 1
Miller, Waldron DeWitt, 1879-1929 1
Nunn, Gary B. 1
Phelps, Kathleen D. de, 1908-2001 1
Phipps-Bradley Expedition (1932-1933) 1
Pike, Nicholas, 1817-1905 1
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929 1
Rothschild, Lionel Walter Rothschild, Baron, 1868-1937 1
Rowley, J. Stuart 1
Sage West China Expedition (1934) 1
Sage, Dean, Jr. 1
Seidel, Alexander 1
Sennett, George B. (George Burritt), 1840-1900 1
Seton, Ernest Thompson, 1860-1946 1
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
Sloss, Richard 1
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 1
Smithsonian Institution 1
Steere Expedition (1887-1888) 1
Taylor Sudan Expedition (1926-1927) 1
Underwood, Cecil F. 1
Uruguay Expedition (1959-1963) 1
Van Buren, Chester G., 1875-1928 1
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 1
Watkins, Harry (Ornithologist) 1
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 1
Woodruff, Lewis B. 1
Zeledón, José C. (José Cástulo), 1846-1923 1
Zimmer, John T. (John Todd), 1889-1957 1
Ziska, Helen 1
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