Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: DR 001
An autobiography, with a historical sketch of the founding and early development of the American Museum of Natural History : [microform] / by Albert S. Bickmore.
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #8
Identifier: DR 002-004
Early chapters from Jean Le Corbeiller's text for the pictorial history of the American Museum of Natural History.
Identifier: Mss .L43
Identifier: Archives Microfilm #46
Dates: 1900 - 1908
Identifier: Mss .H681-.H682
Identifier: Mss .M338
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...