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Department of Ornithology files

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn2
Scope and Contents

This collection includes agreements with publishers, miscellaneous manuscripts, unpublished manuscripts or data on deposit at the AMNH. Catalogs 1-20 by collector.

Dates: 1941-2005

Department of Ornithology gifts and exchanges files

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn7
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of folders pertaining to exchanges and gifts.

Dates: 1920s-2000s

Department of Ornithology historic correspondence 'A-Z' collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn5
Scope and Contents

Historic correspondence files organized from A to Z and include articles, photographs (one slide), biographical information, bird lists and field notes. Also includes articles, expedition histories, oral history.

Dates: 1865-2002, undated

Department of Ornithology history collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn1
Scope and Contents

Papers and reports relating to the construction of the Whitney Wing. Files pertaining to staff meetings, budgets, department equipment. Ornithology department staff photographs are in plastic sleeves.

Dates: 1888-1986

Department of Ornithology Philippine specimen collection materials

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn86
Scope and Contents

Contains correpondence, documents, Palawan lists of bird skins, lists of syntypes from Steere Expedition, list of Philippine holotypes in AMNH collection, lists of species found in Luzon collection, documents relating to Leyte collection, and documents relating to Mindoro collection.

Dates: circa 1950s-1980s

Department of Ornithology specimen collections files

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn23
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, acquistion history and inventories of the specimen collections.

Dates: 1950s-2003

Department of Ornithology unframed prints collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn58
Scope and Contents

Archaeopteryx (1), engraved copperplates, paintings, engraved prints, drawings, membership certificates to scientific and academic institutions, oil sketches, lithographic portrait of D.G. Elliot. Works, mostly prints, by other artists include Janet Marshall, Siedel, Jaques, Joseph Wolf, Roger Tory Peterson, an oil sketch by Toshio Asaeda, two bound sets of the Cockatoo portfolio plates by William T. Cooper and limited edition color prints from Mill Pond Press, Florida.

Dates: undated

Department of Vertebrate Paleontology collection of historic materials

 Collection
Identifier: VPA 10
Scope and Contents Various collections of historical materials from the Department of Vertebrate Paleontology have been gathered by different departmental members. The sources are unclear as well as the purposes. However, they have been inventoried and where appropriate, catalogued. This listing has been arranged more for suitability of storage than for relationship of the items. Box 1 contains 7 folders, including manuscripts, news articles, fossil pictures, cartoons, caricatures, and other miscellaneous...
Dates: 1898-1972

Department of Vertebrate Paleontology departmental records

 Collection
Identifier: VPA 4
Scope and Contents The Department of Vertebrate Paleontology began as a new department of the American Museum of Natural History with the arrival of Henry Fairfield Osborn (1857-1935) as curator in 1891. The years following are marked with substantial areas of growth in the department’s paleontology collections and scientific staff. The department’s records spanning 1924-1979 were deposited in the VP Archives at different times and in separate groupings. It has not always been possible to determine if files...
Dates: 1924-1979

Department of Vertebrate Paleontology departmental records: field box tracking

 Collection
Identifier: VPA 5
Scope and Contents Includes a total of seven notebooks and ledgers created and maintained by George Krochak for the Frick Laboratory to track crates of materials sent and received from the field. The first set of two notebooks record outgoing packages from the field. The second set of five notebooks record the field shipments received. Outgoing : Notebook 1, 1927-1964, Santa Fe, Nebraska, Arizona, California, Alaska, Texas, Espanolia and Notebook 2, 1960's, labelled 'Outgoing packages April 29, 1964'. Ledgers...
Dates: 1927-1980

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Department of Ornithology Archives 197
Research Library Special Collections 63
Division of Anthropology Archives 6
Department of Vertebrate Paleontology Archives 4
 
Subject
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 198
Field notes 46
Birds -- Catalogs and collections 26
Manuscript Collection 24
Department Records 22
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Scientific expeditions 14
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 11
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 9
Archives Microfilm 8
Birds -- Pictorial works 7
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York 7
Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence 6
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Anthropology. Archives. 5
Natural history museum curators 5
Natural history museums -- Employees 5
Photographic Slide Collection 5
Birds -- Exhibitions 4
Ichthyologists -- United States -- Correspondence 4
Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence. 4
Natural history museums -- Educational aspects 4
North American Archaeology 4
Scientific expeditions -- South America 4
Administrative 3
Birds 3
Birds -- Classification 3
Education 3
Geologists -- United States -- Correspondence. 3
Mexico -- Antiquities. 3
Ornithologists -- Correspondence. 3
Paleontologists -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Photograph 3
Art 2
B/W Print 2
Birds -- Photography 2
Birds -- South America -- Catalogs and collections. 2
Born-digital 2
Chiapas (Mexico) -- Antiquities 2
Chontal Indians -- Social life and customs. 2
Correspondence 2
Employee activities 2
Entomologists -- United States -- Correspondence 2
Film Collection 2
Fishes -- Research 2
Great Gull Island (N.Y.) 2
Human resources 2
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Antiquities. 2
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- Antiquities. 2
Mammals -- Evolution. 2
Maps 2
Mexico -- Description and travel. 2
Moving Images 2
Museum exhibits 2
Natural history -- Asia, Central. 2
Natural history -- Exhibitions 2
Natural history -- Mexico. 2
Natural history museums -- Collection management 2
Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions. 2
Natural history museums -- United States 2
Natural history. 2
North American Ethnology 2
Oaxaca (Mexico : State) -- Antiquities 2
Ontogeny. 2
Papers/Records 2
Scientific expeditions -- Arctic regions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mexico. 2
Africa 1
Ainu 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 1
Amynodontidae 1
Anatomists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Transportation 1
Anthropologists -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Apache 1
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge (Tex.) 1
Archaeologists -- Mexico -- Correspondence. 1
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration 1
Arizona 1
Arkansas 1
Artists 1
Asia, Central -- Description and travel. 1
Asia, Northern -- Description and travel. 1
Assiniboine 1
Audio-visual education -- New York (State) -- New York. 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Bimini Islands (Bahamas) 1
Birds -- Africa 1
Birds -- Anatomy 1
Birds -- Australia 1
Birds -- Bolivia -- Catalogs and collections 1
Birds -- Borneo 1
Birds -- Burma 1
Birds -- Collection and preservation 1
Birds -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 1
Birds -- Ecuador -- Catalogs and collections 1
Birds -- Guyana 1
Birds -- Kenya 1
Birds -- Nests 1
Birds -- Peru 1
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Language
English 269
 
Names
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 75
American Museum of Natural History 41
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 15
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 9
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 8
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Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 7
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 6
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 5
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 4
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 4
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 4
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 4
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 4
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 4
Short, Lester L. 4
Sternfeld, Ruth, d. 2007 4
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 4
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 3
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 3
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 3
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 3
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927 3
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 3
Miller, Leo E. (Leo Edward), 1887-1952 3
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 3
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 3
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 3
Roosevelt-Rondon Scientific Expedition (1913-1914) 3
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 3
Tate, G. H. H. (George Henry Hamilton), 1894-1953 3
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 2
Amadon, Dean 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Paleontology 2
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 2
Anthony, H. E. (Harold Elmer), 1890-1970 2
Archbold, Richard 2
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 2
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 2
Beck, Rollo Howard, 1870-1950 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Boyle, Howarth S. 2
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 2
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 2
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 2
Chapin-Edson Congo Expedition (1930-1931) 2
Chapman South American Expedition (1st : 1912-1913) 2
Chubb, S. Harmsted (Samuel Harmsted), 1863-1949 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 2
Collins-Day Expedition to South America (1915) 2
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 2
Dickerman, Robert William, 1926- 2
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 2
Goodwin, George Gilbert 2
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 2
Greenewalt, Crawford H., 1902-1993 2
Hayden, Karen C. 2
Lawrence, George N. (George Newbold), 1806-1895 2
Lerner Marine Laboratory 2
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 2
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 2
MacDougall, Thomas 2
Macmillan, Lindsay 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Miller South American Expedition (1914-1915) 2
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 2
Morden-Graves North Asiatic Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1929-1930) 2
Naumburg, Elsie M. B. (Elsie Margaret Binger), 1880-1953 2
Nicholson, Thomas D. 2
Oliver, James A. (James Arthur), 1914-1981 2
Partridge, William L. 2
Richardson, William B. 2
Rowley, J. Stuart 2
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 2
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 2
South American Ornithology Expedition (1912-1913) 2
Steere, Joseph Beal, 1842-1940 2
Templeton Crocker Pacific Expedition (1st : 1934-1935) 2
Trimm, H. Wayne 2
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 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
Albatross Expedition (1911) 1
Allen, Arthur A. (Arthur Augustus), 1885-1964 1
Allen, Glover M. (Glover Morrill), 1879-1942 1
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 1
American Museum of Natural History Ornithological Expedition (1988) 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. Frick Laboratories 1
American Museum of Natural History. Office of Public Affairs 1
American Museum of Natural History. Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
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