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collection of minerals in the American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History.

collection of minerals in the American Museum of Natural History

by American Museum of Natural History.

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Museum of Natural History -- Catalogs,
  • Minerals -- Catalogs and collections

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Herbert P. Whitlock.
    GenreCatalogs and collections
    SeriesGuide lealet -- no. 49, Guide leaflet (American Museum of Natural History : 1918) -- no. 49
    ContributionsWhitlock, Herbert Percy, 1868-1948.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE386 .A5 1922
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17964415M

    Approximately , represent all of the museum's available extant biological primary type specimen records. Of those, , are paleobiological type specimen records, and are mineral type specimen records. About million of these specimen records are georeferenced. Search Museum Collections Records. NMNH Collection and Access Policies. Delve into the Museum's vast collections of rocks, minerals, meteorites and ores. Explore one of the world's finest collections of , rocks, gems and minerals, including 5, meteorites. Find out how you can use the Mineralogy collections as a resource for economic geology and scientific research.

      Buy ticket Buy tickets. My personal highlights at the Museum of Natural History NYC. Founded in , the museum has grown significantly over the years, now comprising a staggering 25 interconnected buildings with more than million square feet . Publication dedicated to providing an overview of the history of collecting, via the presentation of famous collectors (private, dealers, curators) and the description of historic collectibles.

    An introduction to the American Museum of Natural History's collection, and a concise guide to minerals and gems. The book displays specimens from the museum's collection while also explaining Read more. English: Identifier: popularguidetomi00grat (find matches) Title: A popular guide to minerals: with chapters on the Bement Collection of minerals in the American Museum of Natural History, and the development of mineralogy Year: Authors: Gratacap, L. P. (Louis Pope), Subjects: American Museum of Natural Collection of Minerals Mineralogy.


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Located in Theodore Roosevelt Park across the street from Central Park, the museum complex comprises 26 interconnected buildings housing 45 permanent exhibition halls, in Location: Central Park West, New York, NY. The Smithsonian's mineral and gem collection at the National Museum of Natural History consists of approximatelymineral specimens gems, making it one of the largest of its kind in the world.

Along with the specimens highlighted here, the world-famous Hope Diamond and hundreds of other spectacular items from the collection can be seen in the Smithsonian GeoGallery.

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