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Identifier: DR 194
Scope and Content note This particular collection refers to a promotional strategy implemented by the Hayden Planetarium. In 1949, in order to increase publicity for their space exhibit “Conquest of Space”, the Hayden Planetarium set up an “interplanetary-tour reservations desk” that would take reservations for the first trips into space. The museum promised that the collected names would be turned over to the first organization actually planning interplanetary travel. In addition to the desk at the planetarium,...
Identifier: DR-H 43
Abstract Slides for Measuring Time, Exploring Space exhibition and Perkin Library Slides concerning celestial objects. Includes black and white prints and paper documents.
Identifier: DR-H 44
Abstract Show kits and storyboards in binders. Each binder contains a different exhibit. Shows include: Apollo 11 25th anniversary, Cosmic Mind Bogglers 1995, Seven Windows to the Universe, Frontiers, Amazing Worlds of Weather, Robots in Space, Violent Universe, City of Stars, Solar Sails.
Identifier: DR-H 36
Abstract Video cassette, slides, negatives, film, photographs, miscellaneous papers, all mostly dealing with exhibits. Also contains a plaque.
Identifier: PSC 528
Abstract Photographs of various halls and exhibitions at the AMNH.
Identifier: PSC 81I
Abstract Shows the model of the ancient city of Isfahan (Iran) with G. Campbell pictured looking into the display.
Identifier: Mss .J37
Summary Francis Lee Jaques (28 September 1887-24 July 1969), also known as Lee Jaques, is celebrated for his diorama paintings at the American Museum of Natural History, executed during the early and mid-twentieth century. A frequent collaborator with Museum curator and ornithologist Frank M. Chapman (1864-1945), the artist is especially associated with the Whitney Memorial Hall of Pacific Bird Life (that was co-designed with Robert Cushman Murphy, Museum curator and ornithologist). This collection of...
Identifier: PSC 85E
Scope and Contents Views of the temporary exhibition John T. Nichols: Naturalist at Large, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1989. Images of the display case in the Theodore Roosevelt Rotunda. Also includes images of books in a library, a man reading and people examining a book in an office.
Identifier: PSC 157I
Scope and Contents Views of the temporary exhibition Jumbo: The World-Famous Elephant, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1993. Images of the elephant skeleton displayed in the gallery. Also includes visitors viewing media exhibits.
Identifier: PSC 613B, 668B
Scope and Contents Views of the temporary exhibition, Kings, Chiefs, and Women of Power: Images from Nigeria, held at the American Museum of Natural History, April 18-June 28 1998.
- Subject: Museum exhibits X
- Research Library Special Collections 133
- Department of Vertebrate Paleontology Archives 1
- American Museum of Natural History 122
- American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 114
- Finnin, Denis 35
- Beckett, J. (Jackie) 25
- Chesek, Craig 13
- Hayden Planetarium 9
- American Museum of Natural History. Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs 3
- Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 3
- New York State Roosevelt Memorial 3
- American Museum of Natural History. Hall of Ornithischian Dinosaurs 2
- Coxe, James 2
- Leonardo da Vinci, 1452-1519 2
- New York Times Company 2
- Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
- American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Gardner D. Stout Hall of Asian Peoples 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Hall of Late Dinosaurs 1
- American Museum of Natural History. Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Orientation Center 1
- Barber, Robert J. 1
- Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
- Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934 1
- Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
- Chapman, Clark R. 1
- Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
- Cole, Charles J. 1
- Cracraft, Joel 1
- Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
- Dorling Kindersley, Inc. 1
- Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
- Ferguson, Walter 1
- Gardiner, Lynton 1
- Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917) 1
- Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 1
- Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
- K. Perkins 1
- Kane, Robert W., 1910-1982 1
- Lecroy, Mary 1
- Lynch, Mary Ann 1
- Mickens, Roderick 1
- Morris, Craig, 1939-2006 1
- Naval Research Laboratory (U.S.) 1
- Neff, S. A. 1
- Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 1
- Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 1
- Puza, Frank 1
- Ralph Appelbaum Associates 1
- Rose Center for Earth and Space 1
- Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
- Singer, Arthur 1
- Sternfeld, Ruth, d. 2007 1
- Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 1 ∧ less