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Published by Field Museum in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Field Museum of Natural History -- Ethnological collections -- Catalogs.,
  • Anthropological museums and collections -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Catalogs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[editor: Lori Breslauer ; text: Jennifer M. Shopland].
GenreCatalogs.
ContributionsBreslauer, Lori., Shopland, Jennifer Mary, 1954-
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21223929M
ISBN 100914868217

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  Buy Anthropology Collections of the Field Museum on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders Anthropology Collections of the Field Museum: Schuster, Rudolf M.: : BooksAuthor: Rudolf M. Schuster. The strengths of the Library collections closely parallel the strengths of the Museum’s scientific collections in the fields of anthropology, botany, geology, paleontology and zoology. The collections emphasize biological systematics, evolutionary biology, geology, archaeology, ethnology and . The Marie Louise Rosenthal Library's collections are an indispensable resource for the Museum’s research, exhibit development and educational programs. The Library’s holdings include over , volumes of books and journals, along with significant special collections of archives, manuscripts, photo archives and original natural history illustrations. A foundation for the future of Field Museum anthropology / Stephen E. Nash and Gary M. Feinman -- Part 4. Appendices Fieldiana series has been published as Anthropological Series by Field Columbian Museum () and Field Museum of Natural History (), and as Fieldiana: Anthropology by Chicago Natural History Museum () and.

The core of the book collections held in the Rare Book Room consists of several specialized subject collections formed by individuals in areas such as ornithology, mineralogy, gemology, natural history, travel and exploration and the anthropology and culture of China. The Museum's curatorial and scientific staff in the departments of Anthropology, Botany, Geology, and Zoology conducts basic research in systematic biology and anthropology, besides its responsibility for collections management, and educational programs. Since its founding the Field Museum has been an international leader in evolutionary. The Boone Collection consists of over 3, East Asian artifacts gathered by Commander Gilbert E. Boone and his wife Katharine Phelps Boone. The Boones acquired most of these objects in the late s, during a three-year tour of duty in Japan.   Curators, Collections and Contexts Anthropology at the Field Museum [Gary M. Feinman, Stephen Nash] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Curators, Collections and Contexts Anthropology at the Field Museum Author: Gary M. Feinman.

Field Museum anthropologists explore these issues through laboratory and collections-based research at the Museum and at field sites throughout the world. They build and maintain the Museum's world class collections which now include more than a million and a half objects documenting the diversity and accomplishments of humankind. Fieldiana series has been published as Anthropological Series by Field Columbian Museum () and Field Museum of Natural History (), and as Fieldiana: Anthropology by Chicago Natural History Museum () and Field Museum of Natural History (). Javanese masks from the Anthropology Department's collections. The Photo Archives has an extensive collection of anthropological images from the past and present. Get this from a library! Curators, collections, and contexts: anthropology at the Field Museum, [Stephen E Nash; Gary M Feinman; Field Museum of Natural History.;].