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Call Number: RH PH P2826(ff)
Overview 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. Calvary troops and Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapahoe warriors. The prints were created for the centennial anniversary of the battle.
Call Number: PP 418
Overview 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
Call Number: PP 612
Overview 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
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 Oecologia...
Dates: 1985 - 2000
Call Number: PP 596
Overview 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.
Dates: 1937 - 2003
Call Number: PP 219
Overview 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
Call Number: RG 33
Overview 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.
- Entomology -- Research 2
- Zoology -- Research 2
- Biology -- Study and teaching 1
- Ecology 1
- Evolution (Biology) 1
- Habitat (Ecology) 1
- Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876, in art 1
- Museum exhibits -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
- Ornithology 1
- Paleontology 1
- Paleontology -- Eocene 1
- Paleontology -- Miocene 1
- Rodents, Fossil 1 ∧ less
- Baumgartner, W. J. (William Jacob), 1871- 1
- Holt, Robert D. 1
- Humphrey, Philip S. (Philip Strong), 1926-2009 1
- Johnston, Richard F. 1
- Nelson, William, 1942- 1