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James Paul Chapin correspondence, 1953

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .C4537
Scope and content The collection consists of letters, handwritten and typwritten, to and from Chapin, mostly concerning his upcoming trip and work. The letters are arranged in alphabetical order by correspondent. Seven letters are from Henri Schouteden and nine are from Robert W. Storer. Other correspondents (one letter each, except where noted) include Rudyerd Boulten; L.D. Branch, discussing the lyre-tailed honeyguide; Herbert Friedmann, discussing honeyguide nesting, including the species Indicator minor;...
Dates: 1953 - 1953

Francis Lee Jaques field diaries and sketchbooks

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1925-1935

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A451-.A452
Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1899-1902)

Journal of the representative from the American Museum of Natural History : holograph / C.M. Breder, Jr.

 Item
Identifier: Mss .B74-1924
Scope and content

Field notes and itinerary of the 1924 Marsh Darien Expedition. The first entry is Jan. 16; the last entry is July 6. Breder collected specimens of fishes, amphibians and reptiles.

Dates: 1924

Frank E. Lutz collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .L88
Scope and content The collection consists of two boxes of handwritten notes and notebooks, typescripts, correspondence and publications, with accompanying photoprints, most relating to Lutz's research, with a few personal items. Box 2 contains three 78 rpm recordings of insect and frog sounds. The bulk of the research notes involve Lutz's work on insect sounds, primarily those of grasshoppers and crickets, with some of bees and frogs; and of his experiments with ultraviolet patterns in butterflies. Most of...
Dates: 1915-1938; Majority of material found within 1933-1938

Marshall Howard Saville correspondence, 1896-1903.

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .S28
Dates: 1896 - 1903

William Diller Matthew papers

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

Henry Fairfield Osborn papers

 Collection
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

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Ainu 1
Amynodontidae 1
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Animals -- Classification 1
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American Museum of Natural History 8
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 3
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 2
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 2
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 2
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 2
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 2
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
Allen, Glover M. (Glover Morrill), 1879-1942 1
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Insects and Spiders 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 1
Atz, James W. 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Bangs, Outram, 1862-1932 1
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Brand, Albert R. (Albert Rich) 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 1
Chapin Field Trip to the Eastern Congo (1953-1958) 1
Chapman, Clark R. 1
Chubb, S. Harmsted (Samuel Harmsted), 1863-1949 1
Clark, Eugenie 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 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
MacDougall, Thomas 1
Marsh-Darien Expedition (1924) 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 1
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956 1
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 1
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 1
National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals 1
New York Zoological Park 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Pearson, T. Gilbert (Thomas Gilbert), 1873-1943 1
Pope, Clifford H. (Clifford Hillhouse), 1899-1974 1
Reeds, Chester A. (Chester Albert), 1882-1968 1
Saville Expeditions to Mexico (1896-1904) 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 1
Smith, J. L. B. (James Leonard Brierley), 1897-1968 1
Smithsonian Institution 1
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 1
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 1
Wever, Ernest Glen, 1902- 1
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
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