Natural History Museum Subject File, 1877-1999 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/24/55
Acquired: 10/7/94; 4/14/2005; 9/26/06
Volume: 18.0 cubic feet
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Description: Natural History Museum Subject File contains annual reports, meeting minutes, financial reports, correspondence, building plans, loan agreements and invoices, ledger books, photographs, surveys, specimen observation notes, newsletters, news clippings, brochures, and clip art relating to museum administration (1918-99); financial records (1953-94); exhibits (1910-99); collections (1877-1999); education and outreach (1924-95); related publications (1925-99); publicity (1957-98); membership; museum sponsored events and programs (1986-93); funding and grants (1953-94); Smithsonian Institution U.S. National Museum (1918); National Science Foundation (1955-90); Institute of Museum Services (1978-95); Dickson Mounds (1927-29); Dinamation Exhibit (1992-93); Central Illinois Museum Association; and National Research Council (1921-24; 1926). This series contains a photograph album of notable scientists including Henry Ulke (1821-1910), William H. Edwards (1822-1909) and C.H. Fernald (1838-1921).