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Photographic Slide Collection

 Subject
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:

Mimi Lejbzon photographic slide collection, 1973-1979.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 337
Abstract

Photographs mostly taken in the Canary Islands and some in Jerusalem.

Dates: 1973-1979

Mineral science specimens photographic slides, undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 54
Abstract

Slides of minerals and gems. Some are close-up photographs showing texture and patterns. Twenty slides have a specimen number with no descriptive captions. Other images include cut and uncut gems. Two figures: Nephrite jade water buffalo from the Ming dynasty and "Kanzeon Bosatsu" Japanese Buddhist goddess of mercy by (K. Nakagawa). One image of the a display in the AMNH Hall of Gems.

Dates: undated

Miriam Stryker photographic slide collection, 1961-1963

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 571
Abstract

Travel photography taken in Alaska of moose, Eskimos in daily life, Mount McKinley, and ivory carving.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1961-1963

Mongolia Observed: Photographs Present and Past exhibition photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 665
Scope and Contents

Views of the temporary exhibition Mongolia Observed: Photographs Present and Past, held at the American Museum of Natural History, May 6-September 4, 2000.

Dates: 2000

Mont A. Cazier photographic slide collection of the Expedition to Mexico, 1947.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 161
Abstract

Field photographs taken in Mexico including images of beetles and other insects, plants and trees, and general landscape. Also includes some portraits and photographs of a cathedral.

Dates: 1947

Mont A. Cazier photographic slides of wasps (Polistes), undated.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 162
Abstract

Field photographs of wasps (Polistes) nests.

Dates: undated

Moon rock exhibition photographic slides, 1970.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 81C
Abstract

Slides of the moon rock sample displayed temporarily in 1970 at the American Museum of Natural History. Includes details and images of the display case. The specimen was found on the moon's Oceanus Procellarum and was held in place by stainless steel prongs and kept in a lucite-domed, pneumatically sealed container filled with nitrogen. Theodore Roosevelt Memorial, second floor.

Dates: 1970

Moving a Museum: The Rothschild Bird Collection exhibition photographic slides

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 99B
Scope and Contents

Views of the display case for the temporary exhibition Moving a Museum: The Rothschild Bird Collection, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1985.

Dates: 1985

Mrs. G. P. Herrick photographic slide collection

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 256
Scope and Contents

Three slides taken in Gloucester and Great Barrington, Massachusetts and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Images of rocks and marble.

Dates: 1950-1957

Mrs George Meyers photographic slide of skate egg case, 1958.

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 353
Abstract

One photograph of an egg case of skate.

Dates: 1958