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Archbold Expeditions collection

Identifier: Archives Orn197
Scope and Contents Correspondence, field catalogs and bird lists.

Second Asiatic Expedition field photographs

Identifier: PPC .A852
Content Description 500 black and white photographic prints mounted on cards with captions on verso.

Australia-Butler Expedition collection

Identifier: Archives Orn257
Scope and Contents Contains field notes and reports, correspondence, publications, relating to collector Butler's work in Australia for the American Museum of Natural History. Field specimen numbers 1-936.

The Bernheim-Conant Expedition

Identifier: Film Collection no. 14
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Bernheim-Conant Expedition to northern Africa, 1953-1954. This film is a good overall record of an expedition which covered 16,000 miles in northern Africa, showing Moslem architecture and the great variations in people and terrain of the region. Given the size of the Sahara Desert (roughly the size of the continental United States) and the people inhabiting it, attention is not focused on any one group. The expedition film was made partially due to the urging of Harry L....

Birdseye Expedition collection

Identifier: Archives Orn205
Scope and Contents Field notes from Peru. notes, and correspondence.

Brief notes on a two months' African safari : Collecting the Desert Group for the American Museum of Natural History : typescripts [1935?, 1938?] / by William D. Campbell

Identifier: Mss .C36
Scope and content Typescripts recount two of Campbell's expeditions: to East Africa, Dec. 1934-Jan. 1935; and to the Dunqulah region of Sudan, Dec. 1937-1938(?); primarily to collect specimens for the AMNH. Both reports are undated, and the account for the Sudan expedition appears to be unfinished. The reports mention Campbell's associates and co-leaders: hunter and photographer Alfred J. Klein in East Africa, and hunter Major W.V.D. Dickinson in Sudan. The appendix to the report on the East African expedition...

CAE II 100th Anniversary Rephotography Mission Image collection

Identifier: MA.2021.010
Content Description Images and progress reporting produced by J. Kelly Cluer and M. Saandar during the CAE II 100th Anniversary Rephotography Mission project. Bulk of the material is born-digital, with the exception of some analog poster-sized printouts of comparison shots. Material includes original rephotographs, compiled images in pdf format comparing the historic photograph with the rephotograph, powerpoint presentations and a progress report. AMNH Research Library collection images from the Second Asiatic...

T. Donald Carter field books

Identifier: Mss .C376
Scope and Contents The collection includes diaries and field notebooks from the 1927-1928 Day Roraima Expedition, the 1931-1932 Legendre Indochina Expedition, and the 1934 Sage West China Expedition, as well as material on the 1946-1947 Rutherford African Expedition. There are also diaries labeled by location and year(s): Costa Rica 1914; Abyssinia 1927-1929; Africa 1938; East Africa 1958; and Ungava, Québec 1953; and some yearly diaries. Carter participated in 27 expeditions in North and South America, Africa,...

T. Donald Carter photographic print collection

Identifier: PPC .C37
Scope and Contents The T. Donald Carter photo print collection includes prints from his AMNH expeditions to Roraima, Indo-China, West China and Abyssinia. Also included are two boxes of personal and family photographs. Some of the images are captioned on the verso. Personal and family photographs which were mounted may have descriptive captions on the back.

The Central Asiatic Expeditions : fauna

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 ass...

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Research Library Special Collections 70
Department of Ornithology Archives 25
Department of Vertebrate Paleontology Archives 2
American Museum of Natural History 29
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 13
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 12
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 10
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 7
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Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 7
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 6
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 6
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 6
Shackelford, James B. 6
American Museum of Natural History. Photo Studio 5
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 5
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 5
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 Mammalogy 3
Asiatic Expedition (2nd : 1918-1919) 3
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 3
Central African Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1947-1948) 3
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 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
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 3
Morris, Frederick K. (Frederick Kuhne), 1886 3
Olsen, George, d. 1939 3
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 3
Roosevelt-Rondon Scientific Expedition (1913-1914) 3
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 3
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 3
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 3
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 2
Andrews, Yvette Borup 2
Archbold Expeditions 2
Archbold, Richard 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
Chapman South American Expedition (1st : 1912-1913) 2
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 2
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 2
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 2
Day Roraima Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1927-1928) 2
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 2
Dodge Brothers 2
Dwight, Jonathan, 1858-1929 2
France (Schooner) 2
Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939 2
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 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
Miller South American Expedition (1914-1915) 2
Miller, Leo E. (Leo Edward), 1887-1952 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
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 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
Sternfeld, Ruth, d. 2007 2
Templeton Crocker Pacific Expedition (1st : 1934-1935) 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-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
Allen, Jerome Lee 1
Alston, Charles Henry, 1907-1977 1
American Association of Museums 1
American Legion (Steamship) 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Geology and Mineralogy 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
Anthony, H. E. (Harold Elmer), 1890-1970 1
Archbold Expedition to Arizona (1940) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (1st : 1933-1934) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (2nd : 1936-1937) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (3rd : 1938-1939) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (4th : 1953) 1
Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (5th : 1956-1957) 1
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