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100 Times Around the Sun photographic slides, 1969

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Identifier: PSC 88
Abstract Slides of sky show 100 Times Around the Sun, organized by the Hayden Planetarium, 1969. Images include the AMNH 77th Street entrance.

1940 Arizona expedition

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 250
Scope and Contents Filmed during the AMNH Arizona Expedition, 1940. Richard Archbold, AMNH research associate in mammalogy, organized this six-month-long expedition to collect all the elements for an Arizona group for the museum's Hall of North American Mammals. Animal behavior experiments were also conducted. Archbold was accompanied by A. L. Rand, AMNH research associate in ornithology, and photographer J. Lichtenfels. Expedition staff members are introduced in the film's opening sequence. Scenes of the desert...

The $2,000,000 J.P. Morgan gem collection ; Lampreys ; Antarctic animals

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 32
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: The $2,000,000 J. P. Morgan Gem Collection. Brian Mason, AMNH curator of physical geology and mineralogy, describes the museum's collection of gems, which consists of diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds. Mason discusses how these gems were cut and polished, using films produced by DeBeers Consolidated Mines Ltd. and E. J. Mauther. The reasons why the stones are so valuable are also examined. SEGMENT 2: Lampreys. Lampreys and their detrimental effect on the fishing industry in...

A. A. Allen photographic slides

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Identifier: PSC 5
Scope and Contents Field photographs of North American birds in nature.

A Betrothal / LR "W.S. Taylor"

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 1431

A Blackfoot Doctor

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Identifier: Art Survey No. 1001
Description Oil painting depictin group of Indians surrounding man lying on ground with man in elaborate bear skin costume is dancing around him.

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Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 25
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 25
Chesek, Craig 24
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 24
American Museum of Natural History. Division of Invertebrate Zoology 23
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Education 22
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 20
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 20
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 19
CBS/AMNH Adventure Series (1953-1956) 17
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 17
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 16
Buba, Joy Flinsch, 1904-1998 15
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 15
Mochi, Ugo, 1889-1977 15
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Anthropology 14
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 13
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 13
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 13
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Entomology 11
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 11
Christman, Erwin S., 1885-1921 11
Kidd, Joseph Bartholomew, 1808-1889 11
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 11
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 10
Kane, Robert W., 1910-1982 10
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 9
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 9
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 9
Ellsworth, Lincoln, 1880-1951 9
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 9
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 8
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 8
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 8
Horsfall, R. Bruce (Robert Bruce), 1869-1948 8
Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912 8
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 8
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 8
Puza, Frank 8
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 8
Rouland, Orlando 8
Shackelford, James B. 8
Singer, Arthur 8
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology 7
American Museum of Natural History. Library 7
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 7
Brooks, Allan, 1869-1946 7
Kalmenoff, Matthew 7
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 7
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 7
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 7
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 7
Rose Center for Earth and Space 7
American Museum of Natural History. Office of Public Affairs 6
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934 6
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 6
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953 6
Hyman, Libbie Henrietta, 1888-1969 6
Klein, Alfred J. 6
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 6
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 6
Raymond, Percy E. (Percy Edward), 1879-1952 6
Root, Nina J. 6
Seidel, Alexander 6
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 6
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 6
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 5
Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926-1927) 5
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 5
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 5
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Animal Behavior 5
Australian Government Films (1920-1928) 5
Bogert, Charles M. (Charles Mitchill), 1908-1992 5
Central African Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1947-1948) 5
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 5
Ekholm, Gordon F. (Gordon Frederick), 1909-1987 5
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 5
Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902) 5
Nelson, N. C. (Nels Christian), 1875-1964 5
Nicholson, Thomas D. 5
Tyson, Neil deGrasse 5
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 5
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 5
Wilson, James Perry, 1889-1976 5
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 4
American Museum of Natural History. Southwestern Research Station 4
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