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Office of Public Affairs financial records and press clippings, 1974-1984.

 Collection
Identifier: DR 136
Abstract Contains financial records and public relations materials, mostly from the late 1970s. Financial records include requisitions, receipts, and statements for payroll, utilities, supplies, as well as printing and photography services for the museum. Public relations materials include press releases, mounted press clippings about exhibitions and events, including three folders on an exhibition about the creation of a replica dinosaur skeleton titled "The Making of a Dinosaur." Also, includes...
Dates: 1974 - 1984

Office of Public Affairs papers.

 Collection
Identifier: DR 103
Scope and Contents

Unprocessed collection. AMNH press releases. Includes blueprints, negatives, and slides. Large quantity of black and white photographs. Contains encased medallion and wooden tool.

James Arthur Oliver papers

 Collection
Identifier: DR 125-125A
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of administrative papers from the years 1959-1969 when Oliver was director of the AMNH. The files were arranged arranged alphabetically by subject, most likely by Oliver's secretary, and have been kept in their original order. A typewritten Guide to the file cabinet was found in box 1. Some miscellaneous files from the last box were interfiled. Most of the material is typewritten or printed matter, but there is a handwritten signed letter from explorer Roy...
Dates: 1940-1972

Pedro W. Wygodzinsky papers, 1948-1984

 Collection
Identifier: DR 181
Abstract

Mostly correspondence, personal and general. The collection also includes grant proposals and evaluations, field notes, diaries, and photos. Most of the correspondence is in Spanish but some is in French, German, and Portuguese.

Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1961-1983).

Periodicals relating to astronomical events, 1969-1981.

 Collection
Identifier: DR-H 12
Abstract

Various periodicals relating to famous astronomical events such as the moon landing and the Viking robot landing on Mars. Some of the periodicals include Time magazine and the New York Times.

Dates: 1969 - 1981

Photographs of astronomical equipment, astronomical events, and outer space, late 1800s-1967

 Collection
Identifier: DR-H 31
Abstract

Photographs of telescopes, observatories, antennas and other astronomical equipment as well as drawings of solar events, star maps and photographs of nebulae and galaxies. NASA photos and press kit for Surveyor and Lunar Orbiter also included.

Dates: 1800 - 1967

Pilot Charts from Department of the Navy Oceanographic Office, 1962-1982.

 Collection
Identifier: DR-H 05
Abstract

Pilot charts by month, mostly depicting North America.

Dates: 1962 - 1982

Department of Public Instruction correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: DR 047
Scope and Contents The archive is arranged in two boxes of 42 consecutively numbered folders, covering the years 1903-1908 (with one exception: a letter dated 1909 in folder 39). It comprises correspondence, administrative paperwork, and other documents regarding the following: (1) planning, scheduling, and ticketing for school and public lectures and for the development and delivery of circulating collections for classroom use; (2) correspondence and orders from the Department to...
Dates: 1903-1909; Majority of material found within 1904-1909

American Museum of Natural History Department of Public Instruction outreach and communication

 Collection
Identifier: DR 055
Scope and Contents

This collection represents six years (1906 to 1912) in the life of the Department of Public Education (at that time, the Department of Public Instruction). The collection includes letters to and from its Curator, George H. Sherwood, and various documents concerning the Department’s Nature Study Collection and visits to the Museum by schoolchildren.

Dates: 1906-1912

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American Museum of Natural History 156
Hayden Planetarium 46
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 16
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Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 9
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Department of Entomology 4
Nicholson, Thomas D. 4
Rose Center for Earth and Space 4
Tyson, Neil deGrasse 4
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 3
Hyman, Libbie Henrietta, 1888-1969 3
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 3
Oliver, James A. (James Arthur), 1914-1981 3
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 3
Stout, Gardner D. 3
Stunkard, Horace W. (Horace Wesley), 1889-1989 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Public Instruction 2
American Museum of Natural History. Hall of North American Forests 2
American Museum of Natural History. Trustees 2
Aronson, Lester R. (Lester Ralph), 1911-1996 2
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 2
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 2
Department of Animal Behavior 2
Department of Exhibition 2
Department of Geology and Mineralogy 2
Department of Ichthyology 2
Dos Passos, Cyril F. (Cyril Franklin), 1887-1986 2
Felix M. Warburg Memorial Hall of New York State Environment 2
Gertsch, Willis John, 1906- 2
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 2
Klots, Alexander B. (Alexander Barrett), 1903-1989 2
Lerner Marine Laboratory 2
McCormick, Jack 2
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 2
Miner, Roy Waldo, 1875-1955 2
Moynihan, William J. 2
National Geographic Society (U.S.) 2
Norton, Ruth 2
Pough, Richard H. (Richard Hooper), 1904-2003 2
Publicity Committee 2
Reekie, Gordon 2
Rindge, Frederick H. 2
Rozen, Jerome George, 1928- 2
Ryus, David D. 2
Southwestern Research Station 2
United States. National Park Service 2
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 2
Witteborg, Lothar P., 1927- 2
Adams, Charles C. (Charles Christopher), 1873-1955 1
American Association of Museums 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Communications. Editorial 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Library Services 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Lamont Geological Observatory Expeditions (1955-1962) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Library 1
Atz, James W. 1
Beach, Frank A. (Frank Ambrose), 1911-1988 1
Beutenmüller, William, 1864-1934 1
Bishop, Sherman C. (Sherman Chauncey), 1887-1951 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Breen, Ann 1
Brownlee, Donald 1
Buell, Murray F. (Murray Fife), 1905- 1
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 1
Bush, Katharine J. (Katharine Jeannette), 1855-1937 1
Carpenter, James M. (James Michael), 1956- 1
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 1
Chapman, Clark R. 1
Chartrand, Mark R. 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 1
Conrad, George Miles, 1911-1964 1
Constable, F. A. 1
Council of the Scientific Staff 1
Crosby, Cyrus Richard, 1879-1937 1
Curran, Charles Howard, 1894-1972 1
Decker, George 1
Department of Herpetology 1
Discovery Tours (Program) 1
Ellsworth, Lincoln, 1880-1951 1
Employees' Benefit Association 1
Eyerdam, Walter J. (Walter Jakob), 1892-1974 1
Feinberg, M. Norma 1
Finnin, Denis 1
Franklin, Kenneth L. 1
Futter, Ellen V. 1
Gardiner, Henry, 1916- 1
Garton, Richard I. 1
Goelet, Robert G. (Robert Guestier), 1923- 1
Greeley, Ronald 1
Grossman, Lawrence, 1946- 1
Haines, William A. 1
Harry Frank Guggenheim Hall of Minerals 1
Hatcher, J. B. (John Bell), 1861-1904 1
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