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New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Oceanographic expeditions. General records

 Fonds
Identifier: 1005E
Overview This collection derives from many of the oceanographic expeditions of the Department of Tropical Research, between 1923 and 1957, led by William Beebe. It includes records created during the DTR's explorations in the depth of the sea with the submersible diving bell, the bathysphere. Documentation and disposition of marine specimens is a major topic. Study materials and miscellaneous correspondence are also included, with pediculates and other deep-sea fishes among the prominent subjects.

New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Oceanographic expeditions. Noma and Arcturus records

 Fonds
Identifier: 1005F
Overview The bulk of this collection consists of records created by the Department of Tropical Research, under the direction of William Beebe, during their investigation of the Sargasso Sea, Humboldt Current, and Hudson Gorge, aboard the Arcturus. Records include the logbook of the steamship, dredging records, haul summaries, outlines and field notes on fishes, data on deep-sea fauna, and background notes for published studies. Additionally, this collection holds some...

New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Oceanographic expeditions. Zaca records

 Fonds
Identifier: 1005G
Overview The New York Zoological Society's Department of Tropical Research, led by William Beebe, used the diesel schooner Zaca for two expeditions, the first in 1936 in the Gulf of California, and the second in 1937-1938 in the Eastern Pacific. These records include station data, dredging and net haul records, vertebrate catalogs, miscellaneous correspondence, and data on invertebrates, fishes, and fish stomach examinations.

New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Research Associate. Gloria Hollister Anable papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1006
Overview Gloria Hollister Anable, nee Gloria Hollister, was a naturalist and ichthyologist who, from 1928-1941, was employed as a Research Associate under Dr. William Beebe in the New York Zoological Society’s Department of Tropical Research. As a Research Assistant, she specialized in preparing ichthyological specimens, and she developed a new technique for preparing fish specimens in which the skin and internal organs of the fish were made transparent, rendering their skeletons far more useful for...

New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Terrestrial expeditions. British Guiana and Venezuela records

 Fonds
Identifier: 1005B
Overview These records document ecological studies undertaken by the Department of Tropical Research in British Guiana and Venezuela between 1916 and 1924. Chiefly represented are field and anatomical data on more than 400 species of birds, and research and manuscript materials on the fishes of Kartabo, British Guiana. Additional records document the ecology and invertebrates of Kartabo and amphibians, reptiles, and mammals observed in British Guiana and Venezuela.

New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research. Terrestrial expeditions. Simla Station, Trinidad records

 Fonds
Identifier: 1005D
Overview This collection consists of handwritten and typed notes and field observations, primarily by William Beebe, during the New York Zoological Society's Department of Tropical Research studies at Simla Station, Trinidad, between 1949 and 1961.

New York Zoological Society. International Conservation bluebooks

 Collection
Identifier: 4041
Overview The collection holds of the records of the international programs of the New York Zoological Society (NYZS), with records relating to NYZS sponsorship of field research and wildlife conservation projects carried out from the 1970s to the early 1990s. These grants funded ecological studies of animals and regions, as well as projects promoting wildlife conservation education, conservation legislation, and the creation of protected areas. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence...

New York Zoological Society. Office of President. Robert G. Goelet records

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Identifier: 1064
Overview Robert Guestier Goelet served in several executive roles at the New York Zoological Society (NYZS), including President from 1971 to 1975. This collection includes material related to Annual Society and Members Meetings and international conservation programs and projects in Asia, Africa, and South America.

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New York Zoological Society. Department of Tropical Research 11
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 10
New York Zoological Society 6
Anable, Gloria Hollister 3
Tee-Van, John 3
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New York Zoological Park 2
Struhsaker, Thomas T. 2
Albatross (Steamer) 1
Asaeda, Toshio, 1893-1968 1
Barton, Otis 1
Blair, W. Reid, (William Reid), 1875- 1
Bostelmann, Else (Else Winkler von Röder), 1882-1961 1
Boyden, Douglas 1
Butler, John H. J. 1
Carr, Archie Fairly, 1945- 1
Clark, Susan G., 1942- 1
Cooper, Isabel, 1892-1984 1
Cox and Stevens. 1
Crandall, Lee S., (Lee Saunders), 1887-1969 1
Crane, Jocelyn 1
Davall, Grace 1
Dickerman, Donald Horace, 1893- 1
Elton, Charles S., (Charles Sutherland), 1900-1991 1
Franklin, Dwight 1
Geske, E. J. (Erich John), 1873-1934 1
Goelet, Robert G. 1
Gordon, Myron, 1899-1959 1
Gosner, Kenneth L., 1925- 1
Hartley, Rachel M. 1
Howes, Paul Griswold, 1892-1983 1
Hubbs, Carl L., (Carl Leavitt), 1894-1979 1
Kallman, Klaus D. 1
Kibale Forest Reserve (Uganda) 1
King, F. Wayne (Frederic Wayne), 1936- 1
Lewis, D. M., (Dale M.) 1
Miller, Llewellyn 1
Mittermeier, Russell A. 1
New York Aquarium 1
New York Aquarium. Fish Genetics Laboratory 1
New York Zoological Society. Animal Research and Conservation Center. 1
New York Zoological Society. Center for Field Biology and Conservation. 1
New York Zoological Society. Conservation Department. 1
New York Zoological Society. International Conservation Division. 1
New York Zoological Society. Ornithology Department 1
Payne, Roger, 1935- 1
Peyton, Bernard 1
Rosen, Donn Eric, 1929-1986 1
Schaller, George B. 1
Schlageter, Laura, 1922-2000 1
Swanson, George Alan, 1908-1968 1
Taylor, Anna Heyward, 1879-1956 1
Tee-Van, Helen Damrosch, 1893-1976 1
Townsend, Charles Haskins, 1859-1944 1
United States. Bureau of Fisheries 1
United States. Department of the Navy 1
Western, David 1
Wildlife Conservation International (New York Zoological Society). 1
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