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Allan Brooks' original Illustrations for Dwight's "Gulls of the World" collection

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Identifier: Archives Orn53
Scope and Contents Correspondence, a reference list, watercolors, pen and ink drawings, and pencil drawings.

Allen Seltzer photographic slide collection, 1971, 1980-1984.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 434
Abstract Various photographs including New York street scenes and monuments, solar eclipse (November 23, 1984; February 16, 1980; January 23, 1984; June 6, 1982), Stonehenge, launch of spaceship Discovery (August 1984), Navajo Indians in Arizona, geologic sites in Four Corners region, and Carlsbad Caverns.

Along mountain trails : typescript [1949] / by S. Harmsted Chubb

 Item
Identifier: Mss .C475
Scope and Contents folder 1. Title page. Dedication. Table of contents. Introduction. Correction notes -- folder 2. Illustrations list. Placement of photos -- folder 3. Illustrations : captions -- folder 4. [chapter] 1. Mobility of solid rock -- folder 5. [chapter] 2. From ice and snow to spring awakening -- folder 6. [chapter] 2. From ice and snow to spring flowers -- folder 7. [chapter] 3. Field companions -- folder 8. [chapter] 4. Forest fire observatory -- folder 9. [chapter] 5. Sunrise from High Peak --...

Alonzo Pond Deserts of the World photographic slides

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Identifier: PSC 405-406
Scope and Contents Travel photography taken mostly of deserts. Includes aerial and land views of deserts, as well as landscapes, architecture, and street scenes from cities. Places include Lebanon, Syria, Kuwait, Baghdad, Greece, Peru, Chile, Niger, and Bolivia.
Hard copy of slide list available with the collection.

Alousie Boker photographic slide collection of African animals and birds, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 170
Abstract Photographs of East Africa including game parks in Kenya and Tanzania. Amboseli, Murchison River, Ngorongoro. Birds and safari animals, hippopotamus, lion, elephant, eland, warthog, gerenuk and flamingo among others. Some slides taken in Nairobi.

Alphonso Olalla collection

 Collection
Identifier: Archives Orn77
Scope and Contents Includes itinerary, correspondence, photographs, notebooks, AMNH accession cards, maps.

Amahuaca

 Collection
Identifier: Film Collection no. 5
Scope and Contents In 1960-1961, anthropologists Robert Carneiro (AMNH curator) and Gertrude Dole filmed the Amahuaca Indians, who inhabit a remote area of Peru, as documentation for their field work. The film documents the daily life of the inhabitants of Chumichinia, an island in the Ucayali River, whose way of life has not been significantly changed by outside contact except for the addition of modern clothing to their traditional costume. The planting and tending of maize, pottery making, baking of corn...

Amanda Mayer Stinchecum Japanese ikat production research collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss .S75
Content Description The collection consists of 5 notebooks with notes taken by Stinchecum while doing research in Japan, color slides, black and white photographs and negatives, contact sheets, and a VHS tape. There is also a stack of index cards containing bibliographic information and photocopies of Japanese publications dealing with ikat textiles.

Amazon head-hunters ; Theory of flight

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 68
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: Amazon Head-Hunters. Harry Tschopik, ethnologist at the AMNH, discusses the custom of head-hunting as a means of vengeance practiced by the Jivaro Indians in the Montana region of Peru and Ecuador (near the headwaters of the Amazon River). Tschopik attributes the rapid decimation of the Jivaro to that custom. In the studio, Tschopik observes shrunken heads and narrates a film depicting a Jivaro raid of reprisal against their enemy. A man is killed and his head is taken, shrunk and...

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Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 28
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Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 25
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 25
Sternfeld, Ruth, d. 2007 25
Chesek, Craig 24
American Museum of Natural History. Division of Invertebrate Zoology 23
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 23
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Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 10
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American Museum of Natural History. Akeley Memorial Hall of African Mammals 9
Ellsworth, Lincoln, 1880-1951 9
Jesup, Morris K. (Morris Ketchum), 1830-1908 9
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 9
Singer, Arthur 9
Skinner, Morris F. 9
Vernay, Arthur Stannard, 1877-1960 9
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 8
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy 8
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 8
Brooks, Allan, 1869-1946 8
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 8
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Horsfall, R. Bruce (Robert Bruce), 1869-1948 8
Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912 8
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New York State Roosevelt Memorial 8
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American Museum of Natural History. Library 7
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Correia, José G., 1881-1954 7
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 7
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Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 7
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885 7
Rose Center for Earth and Space 7
Seidel, Alexander 7
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Allen, J. A. (Joel Asaph), 1838-1921 6
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American Museum of Natural History. Office of Public Affairs 6
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Fulda, Elisabeth Rungius, 1879-1968 6
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Klein, Alfred J. 6
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 6
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Raymond, Percy E. (Percy Edward), 1879-1952 6
Root, Nina J. 6
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 6
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Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1926-1927) 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
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