Texas field photographs, 1943.


Texas field photographs, 1943.

Photographs showing Museum scientist Edwin H. Colbert and Alfred S. Romer and Henry Seton of Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology, looking for fossils near Tit Mountain and Seymour, northern Texas. Photographs were taken by Colbert. Photographs are identified.

43 photonegatives : b&w.30 photoprints : b&w mounted on file cards.

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Harvard University., Museum of Comparative Zoology

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard Univ., was founded in 1859 by Louis Agassiz as a public, research and teaching museum. For further information see Edward Lurie's The Founding of the Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ, 1959). Directors include: Louis Agassiz; Alexander Agassiz; Samuel Henshaw; Thomas Barbour; Alfred S. Romer; Ernst Mayr. From the description of Records of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 1860-1985 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 769...

Romer, Alfred Sherwood, 1894-1973

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George Washington Corner worked as an anatomist, endocrinologist, and medical historian. From the guide to the George Washington Corner papers, 1889-1981, 1903-1982, (American Philosophical Society) Alfred Sherwood Romer (1894-1973) was an eminent vertebrate paleontologist. He graduated from Amherst College in 1917 and then served during World War I in the American Field Service and, subsequently, in the United States Army. It is believed that when he was with A.F.S. he drov...

Seton, Henry Wilmot, Sir, 1785?-1848

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Seton was adm. of Lincoln's Inn in 1804. He was called to the bar in 1809 and subsequently became a judge in India. From the description of Draft equity pleadings, ca. 1810-1820. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 78147871 ...

American Museum of Natural History. Expedition to the Permian Region of Texas (1943)

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Edwin H. Colbert was granted a small stipend from the Museum's Council Research Fund to accompany Alfred Romer. Colbert conducted stratigraphic studies of the region to assist the study of Museum paleontological specimens. From the description of Texas field photographs, 1943. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155514946 ...

Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001

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Former curator of Dept. of Vertebrate Paleontology. From the description of Vertebrate paleontological photographs, 1948-1961. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155517542 ...