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A Natural Collection photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 191
Scope and Contents

Nature photographs by Steven Wilson and Karen Hayden for the book "A Natural Collection." Taken on the Gulf Coast of Texas in 1979. The book was published in 1981.

Dates: undetermined

Albert J. Copley photographic slide collection of U.S. museums and national parks, circa 1980s-1990s.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 176-180
Abstract

Photographs of geology, mineral and invertebrate and vertebrate paleontology specimens from various natural history museums across the United States. Travel photographs of landscape, nature and wildlife moslty in National Parks. Also includes images of various maps, some topographical.

Dates: circa 1980s-1990s

Along mountain trails : typescript [1949] / by S. Harmsted Chubb

 Item
Identifier: Mss .C475
Scope and Contents folder 1. Title page. Dedication. Table of contents. Introduction. Correction notes -- folder 2. Illustrations list. Placement of photos -- folder 3. Illustrations : captions -- folder 4. [chapter] 1. Mobility of solid rock -- folder 5. [chapter] 2. From ice and snow to spring awakening -- folder 6. [chapter] 2. From ice and snow to spring flowers -- folder 7. [chapter] 3. Field companions -- folder 8. [chapter] 4. Forest fire observatory -- folder 9. [chapter] 5. Sunrise from High Peak --...
Dates: 1949

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

James W. Atz papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A89
Scope and Contents A portion of this collection consists of alphabetized correspondence between Dr. Atz and various professionals and organizations. Most of the letters are either personal in nature or related to research projects. There are also a number of publications, including articles, reprints, and journals. There are boxes dedicated to certain areas of research including oral brooding in cichlids, and one box of research-related items organized by species type. The material in the collection ranges...
Dates: 1949-2003; Majority of material found within 1950-1980

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)

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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Manuscript Collection 24
Department Records 22
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 11
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 9
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Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 6
Natural history museum curators 5
Photographic Slide Collection 5
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 4
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 4
Natural history museums -- Educational aspects 4
Education 3
Geologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 3
Mexico -- Antiquities. 3
Natural history museums -- Employees 3
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Birds -- Exhibitions 2
Born-digital 2
Chiapas (Mexico) -- Antiquities 2
Chontal Indians -- Social life and customs. 2
Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Film Collection 2
Fishes -- Research 2
Human resources 2
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Antiquities. 2
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- Antiquities. 2
Mammals -- Evolution. 2
Mexico -- Description and travel. 2
Moving Images 2
Museum exhibits 2
Natural history -- Asia, Central. 2
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Natural history -- Mexico. 2
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions. 2
Natural history museums -- United States 2
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Oaxaca (Mexico : State) -- Antiquities 2
Ontogeny. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mexico. 2
Ainu 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 1
Amynodontidae 1
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Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Transportation 1
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Aransas National Wildlife Refuge (Tex.) 1
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Evolution (Biology) -- Philosophy -- History -- Sources. 1
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Field notes 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Bibliography 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
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Game protection -- United States 1
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Gilyaks. 1
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Description and travel 1
Great Gull Island (N.Y.) 1
Green turtle -- Morphology. 1
Hawksbill turtle -- Morphology. 1
Honeyguides. 1
Hunting -- United States -- Public opinion 1
Hunting guns 1
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Indonesia -- Description and travel. 1
Invertebrates, Fossil -- Collection and preservation. 1
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Mammals 1
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Names
American Museum of Natural History 33
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 5
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 4
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 4
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 3
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American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 3
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 3
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 3
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 3
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 2
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 2
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 2
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 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
Hayden, Karen C. 2
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 2
Lerner Marine Laboratory 2
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 2
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 2
MacDougall, Thomas 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Nicholson, Thomas D. 2
Oliver, James A. (James Arthur), 1914-1981 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 2
Wilson, Steven C. 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 Communications. Editorial 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Exhibition 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Herpetology 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 Public Instruction 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
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
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
Bell Museum of Natural History 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 1
Brand, Albert R. (Albert Rich) 1
Breen, Ann 1
Brooklyn Museum 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 1
Chapin Field Trip to the Eastern Congo (1953-1958) 1
Chapman, Clark R. 1
Chesek, Craig 1
Chubb, S. Harmsted (Samuel Harmsted), 1863-1949 1
Clark, Eugenie 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 1
Coles, Charles, 1917-2013 1
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 1
Decker, George 1
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Garton, Richard I. 1
Goelet, Robert G. (Robert Guestier), 1923- 1
Goodwin, George Gilbert 1
Gratacap, L. P. (Louis Pope), 1851-1917 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 1
Jonaitis, Aldona, 1948- 1
Kalbfleisch Field Research Station 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Marsh-Darien Expedition (1924) 1
Mathewson, Robert F. 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 1
Meister, Walter F., 1901-1975 1
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 1
Miller, Gerrit S. (Gerrit Smith), 1869-1956 1
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