Museum directors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Correspondence
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Frederic A. Lucas correspondence, 1916 Aug. 28, 1922 July 18.
Identifier: Mss .L83
Dates: 1916 - 1922
Gardner S. Stout papers, 1963-1971
Identifier: Mss .S76
Dates: (bulk 1968-1971).
James Arthur Oliver administrative papers, 1960-1968.
Identifier: DR 127
Abstract Correspondence and administrative papers during the directorship of James A. Oliver. Majority of papers are correspondence from the Director regarding applications and administration of research grants for AMNH projects from organizations such as the National Science Foundation, New York State Council on the Arts, NASA and various U.S. government agencies. Contains extensive records on active grant-funded projects regarding budgeting and planning, such as progress reports for funders,...
Dates: 1960 - 1968
James Arthur Oliver papers
Identifier: DR 125-125A
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of administrative papers from the years 1959-1969 when Oliver was director of the AMNH. The files were arranged arranged alphabetically by subject, most likely by Oliver's secretary, and have been kept in their original order. A typewritten Guide to the file cabinet was found in box 1. Some miscellaneous files from the last box were interfiled. Most of the material is typewritten or printed matter, but there is a handwritten signed letter from explorer Roy...
Henry Fairfield Osborn papers
Identifier: Mss .O835
Dates: 1877-1935; Majority of material found within 1908-1935
Albert Eide Parr papers
Identifier: Mss .P371-.P375
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains a wide variety of documents pertaining to Albert E. Parr, particularly during his tenure as Museum Director (1942-1959). Additionally, the collection also hosts a large collection of his original publications, as well as an assortment of newspaper clippings, receipts, meeting minutes, drafts of speeches, and correspondence.
Dates: 1933-1935, 1942-1980
Robert G. Goelet correspondence [1966?-1988?]
Identifier: DR 123
Dates: 1966 - 1988
Thomas D. Nicholson papers,
Identifier: DR 120
Dates: 1969-1989-(bulk 1969-1980).