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Photographic Slide Collection

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Distinguishes collections in the Library that are part of the Photographic (Boxed) Slide Collection (PSC) data set.

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

Africa: Exploration and Expedition exhibition photographic slides

Identifier: PSC 613F
Scope and Contents Views of the temporary exhibition, Africa: Exploration and Expedition, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1998, Library Gallery. Includes rare books, artifacts, portraits, and maps as well as items from the Chapin Lang Congo Expedition 1909-1915. Curated by Roscoe Thompson, then Assistant Director of Library Services.

African artifacts photographic slides, undated.

Identifier: PSC 26
Abstract Slides of African artifacts from Kenya, Nigeria, Ivory & Gold Coast, Belgian Congo, Liberia, Zaire, Kenya,Tanzania, Ethiopia, Sudan.

African Peoples Hall photographic slide collection, undated.

Identifier: PSC 9
Abstract American Museum of Natural History Hall of African Peoples.

Amber: Window to the Past photographic slides of exhibition, 1996-1997.

Identifier: PSC 50-51
Abstract Slides of the temporary exhibit Amber: Window to the Past, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1996-1997. The exhibit displayed a re-creation of a 23 to 30 million-year-old Dominican amber forest. Gallery 3. PSC 50 contains images of the exhibit being constructed and installed. PSC 51 contains images from the finished exhibition.

American Museum of Natural History collections of gems and minerals photographic slides

Identifier: PSC 33
Scope and Contents Consisting mostly of cut and uncut gems and minerals as well as some carvings, figures, and vases. Nearly all of the slides are captioned with detailed information about the type of stone and the place of origin.

American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of a fallen kiosk, undated.

Identifier: PSC 526C
Abstract Photographs of a fallen kiosk, knocked over by construction, in front of the AMNH.

American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of Codices

Identifier: PSC 15
Scope and Contents Lienzo of Coixtlahuaca, 36 slides, copy of curator's report enclosed, titled "Report on the 1899 Copy of the Lienzo of Coixtlahuaca II Curated at the American Museum of Natural History" by Arthur A. Joyce, April 1993. Chavero Codex, August 1994, 20 slides.

American Museum of Natural History photographic slides of Fine Art collection

Identifier: PSC 46
Scope and Contents Slides of fine art sculptures and paintings held in the American Museum of Natural History. Artwork includes Andy Warhol "Endangered Species" (1983) silkscreens, De Lazslo portrait (1908) of Theodore Roosevelt, Roy Chapman Andrews portrait by Charles Arthur Rose (1937), Williams C. Whitney bust"Moquin Prayer for Rain" sculpture by H. A. MacNeill"Theodore Roosevelt as a Rough Rider" by Frederick MacMonnies, portraits of Childs Frick, Morris K. Jesup and others. Three watercolors by Louis Agassiz...