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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 527 Collections and/or Records:

Asante: Kingdom of Gold photographic slides, 1984.

Identifier: PSC 586B
Abstract Studio photographs of the artifacts displayed for the temporary exhibition, Asante: Kingdom of Gold, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1984. Also includes photographs from the opening ceremony.

Ashman photographic slides of gulls in flight

Identifier: PSC 110
Scope and Contents One slide of gulls in flight.

Asmat wood carving photographic slides, 1991.

Identifier: PSC 81A
Abstract Slides of Asmat people performing a wood carving inside the Hall of Birds of the World at the American Museum of Natural History.

Astronomical Expedition to Ceylon photographic slides, 1955.

Identifier: PSC 111
Abstract Travel photographs taken during the Ceylon Expedition in 1955. Mostly consists of photographs in Ceylon: local people, villages, plants, animals, buildings, and the meterological station. Portait of a Singhalese man, taken by Robert E. Logan. Includes images of monuments and statues in Rome and aerial photographs in Saudi Arabia and other locations.

Australian Aborigine Bark Painting photographic slides, 1959-1960.

Identifier: PSC 96
Abstract Slides of every bark painting gifted to the American Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology (approximately 90).

Aztec Mexico: Discovery of Templo Mayor photographic slides, 1982.

Identifier: PSC 92
Abstract Studio photographs of excavated artifacts used in the temporary exhibition Aztec Mexico: Discovery of Templo Mayor, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1982. Also includes images of the site as it stands and renderings. Among the artifacts are a few views of the Coyolxauhqui stone. Images may have been used for publications and articles.

B. J. Kaston photographic slide collection

Identifier: PSC 307
Scope and Contents Close up photographs of mainly spiders and also includes images of other insects as well as crabs and shells.

B. J. Kaston photographic slide collection, 1951-1962.

Identifier: PSC 510
Abstract Photography of animals and plants, mostly in North America and a few in Botswana. Many close up images of various animals in nature including birds, insects, and reptiles as well as some photographs of elephants.

Barbara Neill photographic slides of reptiles and lightening bugs, undated.

Identifier: PSC 382
Abstract Photographs include close up images of lightening bugs, American toad, ringneck snake, eastern painted turtle, and a black racer emerging from an egg.

Bears: Imagination and Reality exhibition photographic slides

Identifier: PSC 157F
Scope and Contents Views of the temporary exhibition Bears: Imagination and Reality, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1993. Includes visitors viewing dioramas, displays and exhibits.