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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:

American Museum of Natural History Library Expansion photographic slides, 1992.

Identifier: PSC 138
Abstract Views of AMNH Library under construction, mostly the 4th floor. Also includes blue prints, interior and exterior library photographs and images of the old Rare Book Room taken by Don Soucy.

American Museum of Natural History Library lecture slides, 1982-1992.

Identifier: PSC 379, 386, 390
Abstract Photographs taken for library lectures of books, archives, images, and artifacts. Also includes miscellaneous photographs of the library, staff, conservation projects, and grant documentation. 379. Lectures include: The Museum and the Magic Lantern October 1990; Rare Book Lecture November 17,1982; Rare Book Lecture Monsters: Myth or Reality February 1991; Caravans and Collecting: Asia on Film October 1989; Rare Photos Lecture: Seconds, October 1983 and November 17, 1982. 386. Lectures include:...

American Museum of Natural History miscellaneous photographic slides

Identifier: PSC 661
Scope and Contents Various photographs of temporary and permanent exhibitions at the AMNH. Mostly for a slide presentation shown at a Board Meeting held September 1991. Also includes images from the North American Ethnology collections storage taken by Paul Beelitz and other Science department collection storage areas, copy photographs of Patagonia, group photographs of the Exhibition Department taken in Spring 1979, and aerial views of the museum. Permanent halls include the Roosevelt Rotunda, Akeley Hall of...

American Museum of Natural History miscellaneous special events photographic slides, 1970, 1993, 1994, undated.

Identifier: PSC 78
Abstract Mostly photographs taken at events at the American Museum of Natural History. Images taken indoors and outdoors. Some events include Rhythym of the World (1994) and West Side Day (1970). A small subset of slides shows underwater exploration.

American Museum of Natural History mural painting slides

Identifier: PSC 17B
Scope and Contents Primarily murals painted of dinosaurs painted by Charles R. Knight. Some denote restoration paintings. Other paintings of dinosaurs credited to Bob Kane and Walter Ferguson. One painting of Aurora Borealis 910(1) 9 P.M. (Northern Lights) by Howard Butler.

American Museum of Natural History Naturemax Theater photographic slides of "To Fly", 1982.

Identifier: PSC 61C
Abstract Slides taken of scenes from the movie "To Fly" which opened the AMNH Naturemax Theater on February 11, 1982.

American Museum of Natural History North American Mammal Hall photographic slides, undated.

Identifier: PSC 63
Abstract Dioramas and close up views of mammals displayed in the AMNH North American Mammals Hall.

American Museum of Natural History Oil Geology Hall photographic slides, undated.

Identifier: PSC 27B
Abstract Images from exhibits in the AMNH Oil Geology Hall. Exhibits include Oil Derrick and Christmas Tree.

American Museum of Natural History Pacific Peoples artifacts and exhibition photographic slides, circa 1971-1980.

Identifier: PSC 13
Abstract Studio photographs of artifacts from Northeastern Arnhem, Australia; Northern New Ireland; Papuan Gulf, New Guinea; Sepik Plains, New Guinea; Phillipines. Also includes interior views of the Margaret Mead Hall of Pacific Peoples taken in 1971 and Peoples of the Pacific taken in 1980.