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Albert Rothschild photographs of the American Museum of Natural History construction of 79th St. building

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .R67
Scope and Contents

Various images of the construction site of the 79th St. building of the American Museum of Natural History.

Dates: 1924

Alberto Patrian photographic slides of Ancient Drawings and Los Glaciares National Park, 1996-1997.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 143
Abstract

Largely consists of nature photography taken in Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina. Includes Upsala Glacier, Onelli Glacier, icebergs on the Upsala Chanel and Perito Moreno Glacier. Also some cave paintings in Estancia Las Maria, Santa Cruz Province Patagonia, Argentina.

Dates: 1996-1997

Alex Rota photographic slide collection, circa 1949.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 423
Abstract

Four photographs of nature including an orange grove, palm tree, and gold fish pond.

Dates: circa 1949

Alex Seidel and Helen Ziska drawings collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn50
Scope and Contents

Maps, diagrams, pen and ink drawings for the "Birds of the Belgian Congo" (Note that volume number is not specified.) Artists: Jas. Chapin, Seidel, Helen Ziska. Also includes Seidel's "Birds of the Southwest Pacifc" drawings.

Dates: undated

Alexander Barrett Klots correspondence, 1932-1971

 Collection
Identifier: DR 174
Abstract

Mostly correspondence, personal and general.

Dates: Majority of material found within ( 1950-1971).

Alexander M. White public relations correspondence and papers, 1952-1969

 Collection
Identifier: DR 169
Abstract

Contains papers related to public relations created by Andrew M. White, during his term as President of the AMNH, and the Public Relations office. Includes press releases, speech transcripts, new personnel policy, and letters to donors. Includes correspondence between White and Ruth Norton, then Supervisor of Public Relations.

Dates: 1952 - 1969

Alexander the Great

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 132
Scope and Contents The 1956 Hollywood production of Alexander the Great provides the impetus for this broadcast, which compares the historical accuracy of the movie with actual relics from the fourth century B.C., in the collections of the AMNH. Scenes from the movie are shown, in addition to film clips of the crew making costumes, actors being dressed and made up, the sets and the ruins created. Robert Rossen, producer, director and writer of Alexander the Great, joins Walter Ashlin Fairservis, AMNH...
Dates: 1956

Alfred Burton expedition photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PPC .B86
Scope and Contents

Includes field photographs. "Mexico - Alaska, U. S. A."; "New Zealand - Australia"; "South Africa"; "The South Seas"; "Zanibar - Mesopotamia Persia 1"; "Central Asia." The photos in these albums appear to be by different photographers but bound in a similar fashion.

Dates: circa 1900

Alfred E. Emerson (1896-1976) / LR "Edith Emerson"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 184
Scope and Contents

Profile of middle-aged man sitting in front of lab table containing a microscope and jars, his right hand is on top of one of the jars. Entomologist; he was a research associate in the Department of Entomology of the AMNH. In 1964, he donated the largest termite collection in the world to the AMNH. Brother of the artist. Frame: Red painted wood, gilt.

Dates: 1939

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Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library 2642
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Archives. 198
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Field notes 48
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Finnin, Denis 51
Beckett, J. (Jackie) 43
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 35
Catlin, George, 1796-1872 31
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz, 1874-1927 31
Audubon, John Woodhouse, 1812-1862 29
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 28
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 27
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 27
Jansson, Arthur August, 1890-1960 27
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 26
Department of Education 25
Chesek, Craig 24
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrates 23
Division of Invertebrate Zoology 23
Morden, William J. (William James), 1886-1958 21
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 20
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 20
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 19
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Vertebrate Paleontology 17
CBS/AMNH Adventure Series (1953-1956) 17
Department of Anthropology 17
Hope, John William, 1889-1982 17
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 16
Hovey, Edmund Otis, 1862-1924 16
Buba, Joy Flinsch, 1904-1998 15
Mochi, Ugo, 1889-1977 15
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 14
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 13
Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 12
American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 11
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 11
Carter, T. Donald (Thomas Donald), 1893 11
Christman, Erwin S., 1885-1921 11
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 11
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 11
Department of Entomology 11
Kidd, Joseph Bartholomew, 1808-1889 11
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 11
Bickmore, Albert S. (Albert Smith), 1839-1914 10
Ellsworth, Lincoln, 1880-1951 10
Kane, Robert W., 1910-1982 10
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 10
Brown, Barnum 9
Department of Ichthyology 9
Fisher, Clyde, 1878-1949 9
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 9
New York State Roosevelt Memorial 9
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 9
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 9
Singer, Arthur 9
Sternfeld, Ruth, d. 2007 9
American Museum of Natural History. Library 8
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 8
Brooks, Allan, 1869-1946 8
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 8
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 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
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 8
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 8
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 8
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 8
Puza, Frank 8
Rouland, Orlando 8
Shackelford, James B. 8
Cherrie, George Kruck, 1865-1946 7
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 7
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 7
Kalmenoff, Matthew 7
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 7
Rose Center for Earth and Space 7
Schaeffer, Bobb, 1913-2004 7
Seidel, Alexander 7
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 7
Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 6
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915) 6
American Museum of Natural History. Office of Public Affairs 6
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934 6
Central Asiatic Expeditions Films (1921-1930) 6
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897 6
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953 6
Fulda, Elisabeth Rungius, 1879-1968 6
Hyman, Libbie Henrietta, 1888-1969 6
Klein, Alfred J. 6
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 6
Raymond, Percy E. (Percy Edward), 1879-1952 6
Root, Nina J. 6
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 6
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 6
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