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  • Australian Broadcasting Commission; American Museum of Natural History; Department of Mammalogy; Field Book Collection; Brass, L. J. (1948-01-07)
    Leonard J. Brass (1900-1971) was an Australian botanist and Associate Curator of the Archbold Collections in the American Museum of Natural History Department of Mammalogy. He began his expeditionary work for the Arnold ...
  • Richardson, William Bebb.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (3rd : 1938-1939); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1938-1939], 1939)
    Account maintained by Richardson between April 1938 and May 1939 while acting as Mammalogist on the 3rd Archbold Expedition to New Guinea. Includes notes on daily activities, particularly collecting, as well as the ...
  • Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (2nd : 1936-1937); American Museum of Natural History.; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.; Willis, L.A. ([1936-1937], 1937)
    List of mammals purchased by the Expedition and collected by L. A. Willis. Willis was inland transportation manager for the 2nd Archbold New Guinea Expedition. Information includes number, sex, measurements and remarks. ...
  • Peterson, Russell Francis; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (5th : 1956); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1956], 1956)
    Field catalog kept by Russell Peterson between April 11 and December 17, 1956 while participating in the 5th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea. As zoologist, Peterson collected not only mammals but also herpetological, ...
  • Van Deusen, Hobart, M.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (4th : 1953); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1953], 1953)
    Diary kept by Van Deusen during the 4th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea in 1953. Dates encompass January 29 to November 17, 1953 and include the journey by ship from New York to Australia via the Panama Canal, the ...
  • Van Deusen, Hobart M.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (4th : 1953); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1953], 1953)
    Diary kept by Van Deusen during the 4th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea in 1953. Dates encompass January 29 to November 17 and entries include the journey by ship from New York to Australia via the Panama Canal, the ...
  • Rand, Austin Loomer, 1905-1982.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (3rd: 1938-1939); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection. ([1938-1939], 1939)
    Journal primarily deals with organization of expedition, including communication between camps, delivery of supplies, movement of the parties and the daily activities of himself, other participants and expedition workers, ...
  • Van Deusen, Hobart M.; American Museum of Natural History.; Cape York Expedition (1948); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1948], 1948)
    Daily journal kept by mammalogist Van Deusen between January and December of 1948 describing his observations en route to and during the Cape York Expedition. Entries include daily deck reports and notes of ship-board ...
  • Brass, L. J. (Leonard J.); American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (3rd: 1938-1939); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection. ([1938-1939], 1939)
    Daily log of activities kept by Brass during the 3rd of the Archbold Expeditions. The bulk of the journal contains general observations of the local flora and his collecting and photography activities. Includes descriptions ...
  • Brass, L. J. (Leonard J.); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (1st: 1933-1934) ([between 1933 and 1935], 1935)
    Manuscript of notes compiled by Brass referencing the 1933-1934 expedition to New Guinea. Sections include an introduction, physiography and climate, plant formations, and detailed descriptive sections first arranged by ...
  • Tate, G. H. H. (George Henry Hamilton), 1894-1953.; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (2nd : 1936-1937) ([1936-1937], 1937)
    Journal documents Tates activities during the 2nd Archbold Expedition to New Guinea, which focused primarily on the environs of the Fly River. Tate describes the journey to Papua New Guinea, the setting up and planning of ...
  • Tate, G. H. H. (George Henry Hamilton), 1894-1953.; Van Deusen, Hobart M.; American Museum of Natural History.; Cape York Expedition (1948); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1947-1948], 1948)
    A daily journal kept by Tate between December 1, 1947 and October 27, 1948 while participating in the Archbold Expeditions-funded 1948 Cape York Expedition. It documents his daily activities, including travel to and from ...
  • Archbold, Richard.; American Museum of Natural History.; Mission zoologique franco-anglo-américaine à Madagascar (1929-1931); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.; Lowe, Willoughy Prescott.; Greenway, James C. (James Cowan), 1903-1989.; Rand, Austin Loomer, 1905-1982.; Delacour, Jean, 1890-1985. ([1929-1931], 1929)
    List of specimens collected between May 13, 1929 and May 2, 1931 by the Mission zoologique franco-anglo-américaine à Madagascar. Data includes type of animal, size and gender classification, location collected, collector ...
  • Rand, Austin Loomer, 1905-1982.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (2nd : 1936-1937); Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (3rd : 1938-1939); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([between 1936 and 1938], 1938)
    Material Austin Rand compiled regarding the Archbold Expeditions to New Guinea, includes a proposed outline for the 1938 expedition and locality information. Material appears to have been written both before and after ...
  • Peterson, Russell Francis.; American Museum of Natural History.; Spalding-Peterson Expedition (1959); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([1959], 1959)
    Field collection catalog of mainly mammals for dates May 21 to August 17, 1959 while Peterson acted as zoologist on the Spalding-Peterson Expedition. This expedition aimed to complete the collection work begun during the ...
  • Van Deusen, Hobart M.; American Museum of Natural History.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (4th : 1953); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection. ([1953], 1953)
    Daily pocket diary kept by Van Deusen during the 4th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea. Diary has preprinted dates and informational front matter. Van Deusen's entries span from January 28, 1953 to November 28, 1953 and ...
  • Archbold, Richard.; American Museum of Natural History.; Mission zoologique franco-anglo-américaine à Madagascar (1929-1931).; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection. ([between 1929 and 1931], 1931)
    One sheet of a mammal specimen catalog, attributed to Richard Archbold. Includes number, genus and species identification. Museum numbers 100838, and 100892-100924, or field numbers 1-25 are represented. Handwritten on ...
  • Brass, L. J. (Leonard J.); American Museum of Natural History.; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.; Cape York Expedition (1948) ([1948], 1948)
    Packing list for 1948 Cape York Expedition; includes lists both arranged by box indexed with contents and alphabetically by item with box number. Additionally, lists of items to be purchased in Australia and items to be ...
  • Brass, L. J. (Leonard J.); American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection.; Cape York Expedition (1948); American Museum of Natural History. ([between 1948 and 1949], 1949)
    Handwritten summary of information about the plants collected during the Cape York Expedition. Includes field catalog number, name, and brief descriptive information about the specimen type. Arranged by habitat within ...
  • Van Deusen, Hobart M.; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.; Archbold Expedition to New Guinea (6th: 1959); American Museum of Natural History. ([1959-1960], 1960)
    Field catalog of primarily mammal specimens collected during the 6th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea. Compiled by expedition mammalogist Van Deusen, data includes field number, name, sex, date, locality, elevation, ...

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