Collection, 1910-1948 (bulk 1935-1948).


Collection, 1910-1948 (bulk 1935-1948).

The collection consists of handwritten notes, typescripts of papers and articles, charts, tables, black and white photographs, drawings, memos, lectures, and correspondence, all related to Weidenreich's research.

3.5 linear ft. (11 boxes)




SNAC Resource ID: 7762065

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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Anthropology (corporateBody)

The collection was probably amassed by James Howard McGregor of the Anthropology Dept. as the first part of a lecture on the evolution of man. The first part was entitled "Apes" and the second, "Studies of Man." Many photographs come from the Museum's Dept. of Public Education. From the description of Mammalogical photographs, [ca. 1914-1953] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155515619 Canadian geologist Robert Bell directed the Geological Survey of Canada from 1901-1906. ...

Koenigswald, G. H. R. von (Gustav Heinrich Ralph), 1902-1982 (person)

Shapiro, Harry L. (Harry Lionel), 1902-1990 (person)

Anthropologist at American Museum of Natural History. From the description of Papers 1930's-1950's?. (American Museum of Natural History). WorldCat record id: 39698417 Anthropologist, museum curator. Shapiro is Curator emeritus in the Dept. of Anthropology, American Museum of Natural History. His professional interests are in human biology, race mixture, and population genetics. From the description of Anthropometric study, 1930-1934. (Un...

Haring, Douglas G. (Douglas Gilbert), 1894-1970 (person)

Weidenreich, Franz, 1873-1948 (person)

Franz Weidenreich was a German-born anthropologist who became a research associate in the Dept. of Anthropology at the American Museum of Natural History. Weidenreich studied zoology and medicine, receiving his medical degree from the University of Strasbourg in 1899 and becoming professor of anatomy. His scholarly work focused on human blood and the lymph system, but his interests broadened as he explored the connections of hematology with other human systems: first ost...

Broom, Robert, 1866-1951 (person)