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University of Kansas. Museum of Natural History


Found in 9 Records:

Little Bighorn prints by William Nelson

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH PH P2826(ff)

Ten 26x20" color artistic prints by William Nelson, signed and numbered. The prints depict the Battle of Little Bighorn, otherwise known as the Battle of the Greasy Grass or Lt. Colonel George Custer's Last Stand, which took place at the Little Bighorn River in Montana Territory in 1876 between U.S. Cavalry troops and Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapahoe warriors. The prints were created for the centennial anniversary of the battle.

Dates: 1976

Personal papers of Charles D. Bunker

Call Number: PP 634

This collection consists of field notebooks, drafts of speeches or articles, and reference material created and collected by C.D. Bunker, an assistant curator at the University of Kansas' Natural History Museum in the first half of the 20th century.

Dates: 1901 - 1937

Personal papers of Morton Green

Call Number: PP 591

Manuscripts, research data and reference material, photographs, and correspondence of Morton Green, who was a staff member of the Vertebrae Paleontology Department at the Natural History Museum, located on the University of Kansas campus.

Dates: 1939 - 2003

Personal papers of Philip S. Humphrey

Call Number: PP 418

Philip S. Humphrey joined the faculty at the University of Kansas as the Director of the Natural History Museum in 1967. As Director, Humphrey oversaw two expansions of the Natural History Museum (Dyche Hall). The collection includes correspondence, research data, reports, journals, and manuscripts.

Dates: 1955 - 1996

Personal papers of Richard F. Johnston

Call Number: PP 612

This collection includes the personal papers of Dr. Richard F. Johnston, a zoology professor and ornithology curator at the Natural History Museum at Dyche Hall, University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence between Johnston and colleagues at other institutions and is organized chronologically by decade.

Dates: 1962 - 1986

Personal Papers of Robert Dan Holt

Call Number: PP 572
Overview This collection consists of correspondence, manuscript drafts, reviewers' comments, copies of editorial policies, and other related materials from Robert Holt's editorial responsibilities for the journals Evolution and American Naturalist, as well as the series of the University of Kansas's Museum of Natural History occasional papers. There is also some information from the journals Acta...
Dates: 1985 - 2000

Personal papers of Robert W. Wilson

Call Number: PP 596

This collection includes correspondence, research, and criticism done by paleontologist and geologist Robert W. Wilson while at the University of Kansas' Museum of Natural History and the South Dakota School of Mines and Geology's Geology Museum, among other work places. The collection also includes some compiled scrapbooks celebrating Wilson's career and some photographs of colleagues.

Dates: 1929 - 2003

Personal papers of William J. Baumgartner

Call Number: PP 219

This collection consists of field notes and glass plates from the papers of University of Kansas zoology professor William Jacob Baumgartner. Glass plate negatives involve subjects of science, steel production and mining, penal institutions, pharmacy, and botany. Entomology field survey notes are from several different staff and faculty at the University of Kansas and its Museum of Natural History, including R.H. Beamer.

Dates: 1946 - 1954

University of Kansas Museum of Natural History records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 33

The Museum of Natural History at the University of Kansas began as the cabinet of natural history and now includes some 8 million specimens and 1.2 million archaeological artifacts. The records of the Museum are comprised of scrapbooks, artificial records, news releases, news clips, correspondence, budget records, personnel records, and publications.

Dates: 1878

Additional filters:

Entomology -- Research 2
Paleontology 2
Paleontology -- Eocene 2
Rodents, Fossil 2
Zoology -- Research 2