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Identifier: Mss .C661
Identifier: Mss .A465
Abstract Contains one field book titled "Fishes".
Identifier: PSC 411
Abstract Photographs of pygmies of the Congo, contains multiple images of children, one slide of an okapi.
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #43
Identifier: Art Survey No. 171
Scope and Contents Gorilla family, male, female and baby on jungle floor. To accompany article by Raven, H.C. "Gorilla: The Greatest of All Apes." Frame: 35 1/2 x 35 1/2.
Identifier: PSC 165-166
Scope and Contents Mostly consists of field photographs from the Belgian Congo including birds, nests, large mammals, lakes, general landscape and buildings. Also includes pictures of colleagues and/or family, Pygmies and a Pygmy dance, Watusi dance and some images showing the preparation for the Ross Expedition (1957). A few slides taken in the United States, primarily California.
Identifier: PSC 321
Scope and Contents Photographs from the Chapin Collection taken mostly in Africa, including Senegal, Belgian Congo, Rwanda, and a few photographs from the United States, including Carl Akeley's grave. Images of birds, birds' nests, flowering trees, indigenous people, colleagues, and family.
Identifier: Archives Orn15
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of James Paul Chapin's bibliography files on the Democratic Republic of Congo. One drawer contains files on books solely about Kivu, a region of the Congo. Titles referenced in the files are from the 20th century.
Found in: Department of Ornithology Archives
Identifier: Mss .C4537
Scope and content The collection consists of letters, handwritten and typwritten, to and from Chapin, mostly concerning his upcoming trip and work. The letters are arranged in alphabetical order by correspondent. Seven letters are from Henri Schouteden and nine are from Robert W. Storer. Other correspondents (one letter each, except where noted) include Rudyerd Boulten; L.D. Branch, discussing the lyre-tailed honeyguide; Herbert Friedmann, discussing honeyguide nesting, including the species Indicator minor;...
- Subject: Congo (Democratic Republic) X
- Research Library Special Collections 11
- Department of Ornithology Archives 1
- American Museum of Natural History 5
- Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 4
- American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 3
- Lang, Herbert, 1879-1957 2
- American Museum of Natural History. Department of Anthropology 1