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Peru collecting localities

Identifier: Archives Orn82
Scope and Contents

Notes on collecting localities in Peru.

Dates: 1919-1920

Peru's Golden Treasures exhibition photographic slides, 1977-1978.

Identifier: PSC 103B

Views of the temporary exhibition Peru's Golden Treasures, a traveling show which opened at the American Museum of Natural History, October 1977.

Dates: 1977-1978

Peru's Golden Treasures photographic slides, 1977.

Identifier: PSC 82E

Studio images of objects and artifacts displayed in the temporary exhibition Peru's Golden Treasures, a traveling show which opened at the American Museum of Natural History, October 1977.

Dates: 1977

Photographs of Peruvian Guano Islands from R. C. Murphy files

Identifier: Archives Orn84a
Scope and Contents

One folder of 84 black and white photographs, unknown photographer.

Dates: undated

Preparation Molds for Exhibits

Identifier: Mem 306
Scope and Contents Molds for exhibits were created and used to prepare the models that compose the exhibits of the American Museum of Natural history, approximately from 1889 to the 1990s, first by the science departments and then by the Department of Exhibition and its different iterations. Models were meant to reproduce existing and extinct animal specimens, humans and cultural artifacts, insects and plant life. The types of mold that can be found in this grouping provide insight on the methods employed to...
Dates: Usage: circa 1889-1990s

R. Berliner photographic slide collection of Sequoia and South America, undated.

Identifier: PSC 119

Mostly photographs of llamas taken in South America (Peru). One image of Sequoia National Park.

Dates: undated

Royal Tombs of Sipán photographic slides, 1994.

Identifier: PSC 94

Slides of the temporary exhibition Royal Tombs of Sipán, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1994. Gallery 3. The exhibition was organized by the Bruning National Archaeological Museum in Lambayeque, Peru, and the Fowler Museum, in Los Angeles.

Dates: 1994

Shippee-Johnson Peruvian Expedition aerial film collection, 1931-1999

Identifier: Film Collection no. 292
Content Description

The collection includes films and tapes recording of the Wings over the Andes lecture which documents the 1931 Shippee-Johnson Expedition. The collection also includes outtakes of Wings over the Andes, film of a visit by the Prince of Wales to Peru in 1931, and Shippee family films. Consists of one master print made from five original nitrate films and 21 reels of outtakes, family films and royal visits.

Dates: 1931 - 1999

Shippee-Johnson Peruvian Expedition aerial nitrate negative collection, 1931-1999

Identifier: NNC .S551
Scope and Contents The collection consists of approximately 3600 black-and-white nitrate negatives housed in 23 boxes. Of these, 2470 are aerial photographs, most of them oblique views photographed through the open window of the plane; 546 are vertical views shot through a mount in the belly of the plane, on five uncut 10-inch wide film rolls. The remaining 1128 images are ethnographic images taken on the ground. In addition to the nitrates, photographic prints, interpositives and safety film copies exist for...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1931 - 1999

Truman Bailey photographic slide collection of fabric weaving, undated.

Identifier: PSC 115

Black and white photographs of fabric being woven in Lima, Peru.

Dates: undated

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