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William King Gregory papers, 1889-1948 (bulk 1906-1948)

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Identifier: Mss .G7441
Scope and Contents The collection consists of administrative, scientific, academic and personal papers, and correspondence. Papers include Gregory's general correspondence with universities, colleges and scientists about his research topics and publications; correspondence with museums about purchasing replicas of fossils; and with students seeking employement. Other papers include lecture notes prepared for zoology classes emphasizing evolution, 1925-1926 and 1939; and manuscripts and notes for his...
Dates: 1889-1948; Majority of material found within 1906-1948

Edmund Heller diary

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Identifier: Mss .H45
Scope and Contents The diary is dated from October 9, 1917 to January 12, 1918, with undated addenda and address lists. It contains Heller’s personal reflections and daily activities on his solo return trip from the First Asiatic Zoological Expedition. He discusses the sites and architecture, the flora and weather, as well as the culture and his impressions of the people of each country. He writes of goods for sale, with a particular interest in lantern slides and fur-skinned merchandise. Many of his...
Dates: October 9, 1917-January 12, 1918

Nicholas Marcellus Hentz Spider paintings

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Identifier: Mss .H46
Content Description

Collection of 209 watercolors of created by Nicholas Marcellus Hentz. Colored drawings accompanied by commentary, mostly in English but some in French. Many are numbered, the highest number being 239.

The paintings have been digitized and added to the Research Library's Digital Special Collections.

Dates: between 1820 and 1840

Hills South of Papeete, Tahiti.

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 433

Edmund Otis Hovey records

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Identifier: Mss .H683
Scope and Content Note The Edmund Otis Hovey Records collection consists of approximately 50 field notebooks and journals from his and Mrs. Ettie Hovey’s travels around the Caribbean, North America, Europe and the Arctic; as well as, manuscripts of his papers and lectures notes. The collection also includes photographs, postcards, ephemera and newspaper clippings regarding the Crocker Land Expedition that took place from 1913-1917. The collection spans a period of approximately 20 years, beginning in 1890 and...
Dates: 1890-1919

Libbie Henrietta Hyman taxonomic records

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Identifier: Mss .H86
Scope and contents The collection consists of six notebooks (four composition, one small spiral notepad, one leather), kept as part of Hyman’s research work on invertebrate, including taxonomic identification of Turbellaria. The notebooks range from 1927 to 1964. They feature mathematical equations, trial and error scientific testing and a log of specimens. The majority of the journal content details specimen numbers, as well as information when these items were received, from where and whom. They are all...
Dates: 1927-1964

James P. Chapin collection

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Identifier: Archives Orn221
Scope and Contents James Chapin's personal and professional correspondence, expedition records including field notes and catalogs, photographs, negatives and personal diaries (1918-1964). Includes collected newsclippings, "Birds of the Belgian Congo" Ph.D. thesis and published works, reel to reel tape recordings with transcriptions, address books, date books, lists of Congo birds, original manuscripts, published reviews, articles, talks, papers, notes. Also includes Biographical information, photographs and...
Dates: 1908-1964

Francis Lee Jaques field diaries and sketchbooks

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Identifier: Mss .J37
Summary Francis Lee Jaques (28 September 1887-24 July 1969), also known as Lee Jaques, is celebrated for his diorama paintings at the American Museum of Natural History, executed during the early and mid-twentieth century. A frequent collaborator with Museum curator and ornithologist Frank M. Chapman (1864-1945), the artist is especially associated with the Whitney Memorial Hall of Pacific Bird Life (that was co-designed with Robert Cushman Murphy, Museum curator and ornithologist). This collection...
Dates: 1925-1935

Joseph Asaph Allen correspondence, 1870-1919

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

Journal of the representative from the American Museum of Natural History : holograph / C.M. Breder, Jr.

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Identifier: Mss .B74-1924
Scope and content

Field notes and itinerary of the 1924 Marsh Darien Expedition. The first entry is Jan. 16; the last entry is July 6. Breder collected specimens of fishes, amphibians and reptiles.

Dates: 1924

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Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library 82
Department of Ornithology Archives 25
 
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Scientific expeditions 44
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 25
Manuscript Collection 20
Field notes 18
Art Survey 16
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Photographic Slide Collection 10
Archives Microfilm 9
Department Records 9
Scientific expeditions -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 9
Film Collection 8
Moving Images 8
Scientific 8
Scientific expeditions -- Africa. 5
Scientific expeditions -- Arctic regions 5
Scientific expeditions -- South America 5
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration 4
Mongolia -- Discovery and exploration. 4
Voyages and travels 4
Explorers -- United States -- Biography 3
Invertebrates 3
Mammals -- Collection and preservation 3
Photographic Print Collection 3
Scientific expeditions -- Asia, Central 3
Scientific expeditions -- China 3
Scientific expeditions -- United States 3
Born-digital 2
Chiapas (Mexico) -- Antiquities 2
Chontal Indians -- Social life and customs. 2
Diaries 2
Explorers -- Travel. 2
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Description and travel 2
Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Discovery and exploration. 2
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Antiquities. 2
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Oaxaca (State) -- Antiquities. 2
Mexico -- Antiquities. 2
Mexico -- Description and travel. 2
Mongolia -- Description and travel 2
Museum exhibits -- Photographs 2
Natural history -- Mexico. 2
Natural history museum curators -- Correspondence 2
Oaxaca (Mexico : State) -- Antiquities 2
Ornithologists -- Correspondence. 2
Paleontologists -- Correspondence 2
Paleontology -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 2
Scientific expeditions -- Asia. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Australia. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Canada, Western. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 2
Scientific expeditions -- Exhibitions 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mexico. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mongolia 2
Scientific expeditions -- Mongolia. 2
Scientific expeditions -- Oceania 2
Scientific expeditions -- Venezuela 2
Scientific illustration 2
Venezuela 2
Women explorers -- United States -- Biography 2
AMNH Expeditions 1
Acoela 1
Administrative 1
Africa, Central -- Discovery and exploration 1
Animals -- Classification 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Catalogs and collections 1
Animals -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Classification. 1
Annual reports 1
Anthropology -- China 1
Art, Chinese 1
Artists 1
Asia, Central -- Discovery and exploration. 1
Australia -- Description and travel. 1
Auyantepui (Venezuela) 1
Beijing (China) 1
Beijing (China) -- Description and travel 1
Biology 1
Bird banding 1
Birds -- Brazil -- Collection and preservation 1
Birds -- Catalogs and collections 1
Birds -- Classification 1
Birds -- Collection and preservation 1
Birds -- Exhibitions 1
Birds -- French Guiana -- Cayenne. 1
Birds -- Polynesia. 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Brazil 1
Caves -- Virginia -- Luray 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
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China -- Social life and customs 1
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Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Discovery and exploration. 1
Correspondence 1
East Asia -- Description and travel 1
Ethnological expeditions -- China 1
Extinct mammals -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) 1
Fishes 1
Fishes -- Anatomy. 1
Fishes -- Evolution. 1
Fishes -- Nile River Valley -- Phylogeny 1
Fishes -- Phylogeny 1
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Names
American Museum of Natural History 30
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 13
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 12
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 11
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 7
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Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 7
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 6
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 6
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 6
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 6
Shackelford, James B. 6
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 5
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 5
Photo Studio 5
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 4
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 4
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 4
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 3
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 3
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 3
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 3
Archbold, Richard 3
Asiatic Expedition (2nd : 1918-1919) 3
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 3
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 3
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 3
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 3
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 3
Legendre Indochina Expedition (1931-1932) 3
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 3
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 3
Olsen, George, d. 1939 3
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 3
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 3
Roosevelt-Rondon Scientific Expedition (1913-1914) 3
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 3
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 3
Templeton Crocker Pacific Expedition (1st : 1934-1935) 3
Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 2
Allen, Jerome Lee, 1891-1955 2
Andrews, Yvette Borup 2
Archbold Expeditions 2
Asiatic Zoölogical Expedition (1st : 1916-1917) 2
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 2
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 2
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 2
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 2
Brown, Barnum 2
Central African Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1947-1948) 2
Chapman South American Expedition (1st : 1912-1913) 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 2
Day Roraima Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1927-1928) 2
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 2
Department of Entomology 2
Department of Geology and Mineralogy 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 2
Ekblaw, W. Elmer (Walter Elmer), 1882-1949 2
Eyerdam, Walter J. (Walter Jakob), 1892-1974 2
France (Schooner) 2
Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939 2
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 2
Hyman, Libbie Henrietta, 1888-1969 2
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 2
MacDougall, Thomas 2
MacMillan, Donald Baxter, 1874-1970 2
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 2
Miller South American Expedition (1914-1915) 2
Miller, Leo E. (Leo Edward), 1887-1952 2
Mission Zoologique franco-anglo-américaine à Madagascar (1929-1931) 2
Morden, Irene 2
National War Work Council, Y.M.C.A. of the United States 2
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 2
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 2
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 2
Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Richardson, William B. 2
Sage West China Expedition (1934) 2
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 2
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 2
South American Ornithology Expedition (1912-1913) 2
Tanquary, Maurice Cole, 1881-1944 2
Thomas, Oldfield, 1858-1929 2
Van Deusen, Hobart M. 2
Young, John McKenzie 2
Adamson, Hans Christian 1
Akeley African Expedition to the Belgian Congo of the American Museum of Natural History (1921-1922) 1
Akeley, Delia J. (Delia Julia), 1875?-1970 (1875 December 5-1970 May 22) 1
Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926-1927) 1
Albatross Expedition (1911) 1
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 1
Alston, Charles Henry, 1907-1977 1
American Association of Museums 1
American Legion (Steamship) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
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