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Appel slides for corporate campaign photographic slides, 1978.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 44
Abstract

Appel collection of slides for corporate campaign. Museum views include exhibit halls and departments.

Dates: 1978

Albert S. Bickmore papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .B5351- .B5358
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, reports, newspaper clippings and photocopies of journal articles, photographs of Bickmore, and one drawing. The bulk of Bickmore's papers (32 boxes) consists of correspondence, mostly typewritten, relating to his work as superintendent of the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) and curator of the Dept. of Public Education. Additional material consists of handwritten diaries from Bickmore's travels; the typescript of his...
Dates: 1854-1914; Majority of material found within ( 1865-1903)

Brooklyn Institute collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn212
Scope and Contents

Catalog of specimens from Brooklyn Institute Collection numbers 1-9382 and AMNH museum accession book, numbers 10001-15000.

Dates: 1880-1931

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

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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

The Central Asiatic Expeditions : fauna

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 146
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Third Asiatic Expedition to China and Mongolia, 1921-1930. The expedition collected zoological specimens throughout Mongolia, but the main collecting was done in the Gobi Desert. This film shows some of the animals that were collected for scientific purposes, as well as those kept as pets. The animals collected includes swans, nightjars, ruddy shelducks, grebes, ducks, gazelles, wild asses, and jerboas. Next are seen the animals "kept" by members of the expedition: an...
Dates: [1921-1930]

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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 5
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Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 3
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 3
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Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
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Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
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American Museum of Natural History. Office of Public Affairs 1
American Museum of Natural History. Southwestern Research Station 1
Aronson, Lester R. (Lester Ralph), 1911-1996 1
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Beck, Rollo Howard, 1870-1950 1
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 1
Bell Museum of Natural History 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Bryan, E. H. (Edwin Horace), 1898-1985 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 1
Chesek, Craig 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 1
Coles, Charles, 1917-2013 1
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 1
Coultas, William F. 1
Curtis, Charles Cutler 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 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
Gratacap, L. P. (Louis Pope), 1851-1917 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Hamlin, Hannibal, 1904-1982 1
Hayden, Karen C. 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 1
John James Audubon: Science into Art (Exhibition) 1
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 1
Jonaitis, Aldona, 1948- 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lerner Marine Laboratory 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
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 1
Meister, Walter F., 1901-1975 1
Morris, Craig, 1939-2006 1
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981 1
Moynihan, William J. 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
Norton, Ruth 1
Oliver, James A. (James Arthur), 1914-1981 1
Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956 1
Ralph Appelbaum Associates 1
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 1
Reekie, Gordon 1
Richards, Guy, 1905- 1
Richmond, Charles Wallace, 1868-1932 1
Rothschild, Lionel Walter Rothschild, Baron, 1868-1937 1
Ryus, David D. 1
Saunders, John R. (John Richard) 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Shackelford, James B. 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Turnbull, Colin M. 1
United States. Office of Naval Research 1
Wang, Haoting 1
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
Wilson, Steven C. 1
Witteborg, Lothar P., 1927- 1
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