Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Museum departmental records include 19th-century administrative and financial records; 19th and 20th-century collection records of accession, storage and exchange; curatorial correspondence; field and research notes; drawings; and about 50 photographs,1859-ca. 1940, documenting the museum building, exterior, exhibitions, classrooms and laboratories. The second series contains papers (mostly 19th century) of the museum curatorial staff including zoologists, paleontologists, geologists, biologists, and students; correspondence with colleagues and research institutions worldwide; manuscripts; field and research notes; drawings; approximately 500 pictures of staff and students, and scientific illustrations; student notes of Louis Agassiz's lectures; and ephemera. The last series of papers (mostly 20th century) of curators and research associates are characterized by their emphasis on research rather than museum functions. Each individual's papers typically contains: correspondence with ... Read More
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
[1]. Calf bound guest book containing ms. entries between 2 Feb. 1981 and 27 Oct. 1989--[2]. Quarter black cloth and marbled boards, entries between 30 Oct. 1989 and 1 Mar. 1999
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
V. 1 (specimen no. 1-6000) -- 2. (6001-12000) -- 3. (12001-18000) -- 4. (18001-24000) -- 5. (24001-27800) -- 6. (27801-31600) -- 7. (31601-37540) -- 8. (37541-43480) -- (65253-68232) -- (68233-71419) -- (71420-75192) -- (78825-82616) -- (82617-85674) -- (85675-88582) -- Selachians (1-1456)
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Box 1. Barbara Lawrence, Correspondence files, 1950s-1980s, A-H -- Box 2. I-P -- Box 3. Q-Z -- Box 4. Barbara Lawrence, Correspondence information, 1950s-1980s -- Box 5. Barbara Lawrence and Maria Rutzmoser, Correspondence files, A-Cicochon -- Box 6. Co-Ge -- Box 7. Gi-I -- Box 8. J-Mac -- Box 9. Mad-Olsen -- Box 10. Olsen-Richens -- Box 11. Ritke-Tague -- Box 12. Taft-Z -- Box 13. Barbara Lawrence and Maria Rutzmoser, Correspondence information and Weekly status reports, 1960s-1990s -- Box 14. Maria Rutzmoser, Work reports, 1983-1996 -- Box 15. MCZ Mammal Dept. visitors, 1975-2000; and National Science Foundation grants, 1980, 1981 and 1985
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Mayr was director of the Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology from 1961 to 1970
Harvard University - Harvard University Archives
Includes correspondence file of Director Thomas Barbour, with both official and personal material, and of Director Alfred S. Romer; also correspondence of Elizabeth Bangs Bryant, Assistant Curator of Insects; and of Barbara Lawrence, Curator of Mammal Dept. Also report, of Graduate Student Committee to Overseers Visiting Committee; financial records, scholarship records, and documents of Ernst Mayr and Louis Agassiz concerning the Museum. For more detailed information about records, see Harvard Archives LOCATION below
Harvard University - Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Probably prepared for a meeting held on April 30, 1859, where votes were to be taken by the Trustees of the MCZ. This meeting ultimately led to the creation of the Museum