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Audubon family correspondence, 1846 Nov. 17-1942 Jan. 28

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .A93
Dates: (bulk 1898-1914).

Clarence M. Weed correspondence, 1885-1935.

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Identifier: Mss .W444
Dates: 1885 - 1935

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

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

Kalbfleisch Field Research Station collection

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Identifier: Mss .K35
Scope and Content note This collection contains a wide variety of documents related to the Museum’s acquisition and operation of the Kalbfleisch Field Research Station in Huntington, Long Island, which span from 1937, when Ms. Kalbfleisch began pursuing her wish to bequeath the estate, through 1982 when the Museum finally sold the property. The collection provides a comprehensive history of the Station by featuring information related to all aspects of its existence, including: correspondence, memos, legal...
Dates: 1937-1982

George Newbold Lawrence correspondence

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Identifier: Mss .L39
Scope and Contents The George Newbold Lawrence Correspondence collection consists almost completely of handwritten, signed letters received by Lawrence from other ornithologists and naturalists from the United States and Europe discussing the classification of birds and the exchange of bird skins. Some of the folders contain drafts or copies of Lawrence's replies. While there is a small number of official letters from institutions, almost all of the letters are from individuals. In addition to 228 documents...
Dates: 1847-1894; Majority of material found within 1865-1894

Edgar A. Mearns correspondence, 1883-1915

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Identifier: Mss .M43
Scope and Contents

The collection consists entirely of photocopies of handwritten letters. The first letter, dated May 17, 1883, is from Albert S. Bickmore, founder and superintendent of the AMNH, concerning Mearns's proposed donation of a collection of birds. The second letter is from curator J.A. Allen, discussing details of the specimens. Other correspondents include James P. Chapin, Frank M. Chapman, L.P. Gratacap, C. Hart Merriam, Jenness Richardson and Anthony Woodward.

Dates: 1883-1915

Robert Cushman Murphy collection

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Identifier: Mss .M87
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of eight folders containing clippings from magazines and newspapers, typed announcements and articles, some correspondence, and various ephemera that highlight moments in Robert Cushman Murphy’s life and his association with AMNH. The collection was transferred from the AMNH Office of Public Affairs. The contents of all folders are chronologically ordered. Almost all the material is photocopied printed matter or typewritten, with some carbon copies. Folder 2...
Dates: 1913-1973; Majority of material found within 1930-1973

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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 5
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 3
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 3
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 2
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Audubon, Maria R. (Maria Rebecca), 1843-1925 2
Dutcher, William, 1846-1920 2
Elliot, Daniel Giraud, 1835-1915 2
Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916 2
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910 1
American Museum of Natural History 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 1
Audubon 1
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 1
Audubon, M. Eliza (Mary Eliza) 1
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887 1
Bangs, Outram, 1862-1932 1
Batchelder, Charles F. (Charles Foster), 1898-1973 1
Berlepsch, Hans Hermann Carl Ludwig, Graf von, 1850-1915 1
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 1
Boston Society of Natural History 1
Brewster, William, 1851-1919 1
Buxton, N. G. (Norman G.) 1
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 1
Finsch, O. (Otto), 1839-1917 1
Gould, John, 1804-1881 1
Gratacap, L. P. (Louis Pope), 1851-1917 1
Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938 1
Gurney, John Henry, 1819-1890 1
Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937 1
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 1
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 1
Kalbfleisch Field Research Station 1
Lanyon, Wesley E. 1
Lawrence, George N. (George Newbold), 1806-1895 1
Lincoln, Thomas, 1812-1883 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 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
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 1
Pearson, T. Gilbert (Thomas Gilbert), 1873-1943 1
Pike, Nicholas, 1817-1905 1
Richardson, Jenness 1
Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929 1
Sennett, George B. (George Burritt), 1840-1900 1
Smith, Herbert H. (Herbert Huntington), 1851-1919 1
Smithsonian Institution 1
Thayer, John Eliot, 1862- 1
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 1
Woodward, Anthony, d. 1915 1
Zeledón, José C. (José Cástulo), 1846-1923 1
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