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William King Gregory papers, 1889-1948 (bulk 1906-1948)

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Identifier: Mss .G7441
Scope and Contents The collection consists of administrative, scientific, academic and personal papers, and correspondence. Papers include Gregory's general correspondence with universities, colleges and scientists about his research topics and publications; correspondence with museums about purchasing replicas of fossils; and with students seeking employement. Other papers include lecture notes prepared for zoology classes emphasizing evolution, 1925-1926 and 1939; and manuscripts and notes for his...
Dates: 1889-1948; Majority of material found within 1906-1948

Edmund Otis Hovey papers

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Identifier: Mss .H681-.H682
Dates: 1902-1924

William Diller Matthew papers

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Identifier: Mss .M338
Dates: 1922-1926; Majority of material found within ( 1925-1926)

James Arthur Oliver papers

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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

Henry Fairfield Osborn papers

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Identifier: Mss .O835
Dates: 1877-1935; Majority of material found within 1908-1935

Albert Eide Parr papers

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Identifier: Mss .P371-.P375
Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a wide variety of documents pertaining to Albert E. Parr, particularly during his tenure as Museum Director (1942-1959). Additionally, the collection also hosts a large collection of his original publications, as well as an assortment of newspaper clippings, receipts, meeting minutes, drafts of speeches, and correspondence.

Dates: 1933-1935, 1942-1980

Robert G. Goelet correspondence [1966?-1988?]

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Identifier: DR 123
Dates: 1966 - 1988

Thomas D. Nicholson papers,

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Identifier: DR 120
Dates: 1969-1989-(bulk 1969-1980).

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...
Dates: 1920-2007

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Manuscript Collection 6
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 6
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 5
Department Records 3
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 3
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Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Geologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 2
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Mammals -- Evolution. 2
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 2
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York 2
Ontogeny. 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Caves -- United States. 1
Caves -- Virginia -- Luray 1
City Planning 1
Correspondence 1
Earthquakes. 1
Education -- Museums 1
Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Sources. 1
Evolution (Biology) -- Philosophy -- History -- Sources. 1
Field notes 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Geology -- Exhibitions -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Collection and preservation. 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Identification. 1
Mammals -- Classification -- History. 1
Mammals -- Exhibitions 1
Mammals, Fossil -- North America. 1
Mammals, Fossil. 1
Maps 1
Meteorites 1
Mines and mineral resources -- United states. 1
Museum curators -- United States -- History. 1
Natural history museum curators 1
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions 1
Natural history museums -- United States -- History. 1
New Zealand -- Description and travel. 1
Oceania -- Description and travel 1
Oceanographers -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Paleontology -- Methodology. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History -- Sources. 1
Paleontology -- Research -- History. 1
Pelée, Mount (Martinique) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Primates -- Evolution. 1
Rocks -- Collection and preservation. 1
Rocks -- Identification. 1
Saint-Pierre (Martinique) 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Earthquake, 1906. 1
Saurischia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 1
Scientific expeditions -- Oceania 1
Soufrière (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) -- Eruption, 1902. 1
Teeth, Fossil. 1
Transvaal (South Africa) -- Description and travel. 1
Vertebrates, Fossil 1
Volcanoes 1
Willamette meteorite. 1
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Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
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Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Beck, Rollo Howard, 1870-1950 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Bryan, E. H. (Edwin Horace), 1898-1985 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 1
Coultas, William F. 1
Curtis, Charles Cutler 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Department of Herpetology 1
Department of Ichthyology 1
Drowne, Frederick P. 1
Eyerdam, Walter J. (Walter Jakob), 1892-1974 1
France (Schooner) 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Goelet, Robert G. (Robert Guestier), 1923- 1
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Hamlin, Hannibal, 1904-1982 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
Macmillan, Lindsay 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
Mook, Charles Craig, 1887-1966 1
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 1
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 1
New York Zoological Park 1
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 1
Nicholson, Thomas D. 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Oliver, James A. (James Arthur), 1914-1981 1
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 1
Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956 1
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 1
Richards, Guy, 1905- 1
Richmond, Charles Wallace, 1868-1932 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
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