3 edition of General guide to the natural history collections found in the catalog.
General guide to the natural history collections
Owens College, Manchester, Eng. Manchester Museum.
Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress.
|Statement||by William E. Hoyle, director of the museum.|
|Series||Museum handbooks - the Manchester Museum, Publication - the Manchester Museum ; 26|
|Contributions||Hoyle, William E.|
|LC Classifications||QH70.G72 M3656, Microfilm 78493 QH|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||77 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||77|
|LC Control Number||78322948|
History Early museums. Early museums began as the private collections of wealthy individuals, families or institutions of art and rare or curious natural objects and were often displayed in so-called wonder rooms or cabinets of of the oldest museums known is Ennigaldi-Nanna's museum, built by Princess Ennigaldi at the end of the Neo-Babylonian . Rare Book Collection. The Rare Book Collection includes titles published in the 19th century and earlier, on subjects such as the Department of the Interior, Native Americans, American history, and natural history. In the online catalog, the locations of rare books are shown as "RARE." To use a rare book, please see a Reference Librarian.
Howe, Henry, Historical collections of New Jersey, past and present: containing a general collection of the most interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, etc., relating to the history and antiquities, with geographical descriptions, of all the important places in the State, and the State census of all the. The Strong welcomes donations that advance the museum’s mission to collect, preserve, exhibit, and research objects, publications, personal papers, business records, advertising and other promotional materials, photographs, and other items that illustrate and document the role of play in learning and human development and the ways in which it illuminates cultural history, .
The book starts with the story of an entomologist who requests a set of specimens from the Natural History Museum of London and is surprised to find that one beetle was collected by Darwin during his Frequently specimens are collected, only to be classified years later, sometimes providing insights that allow greater understanding of the /5(9). Barbara M. Thiers and Melissa Tulig Scientists document the earth’s plant and fungal diversity through dried reference specimens maintained in collections known as herbaria. There are approximately 2, herbaria in the world today, associated with them are approximat biodiversity specialists. Index Herbariorum, established in , is a guide to the world’s .
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The rare (Treasure) and semi-rare (Special) collections are broad in scope and reflect various historical periods, subjects, and formats that have been important to Auburn University research, teaching and extension as well as significant contributions by individual donors.The National Museum of American History collects artifacts of all kinds—from gowns to locomotives—to preserve for the American people an enduring record of their past.
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