American Museum of Natural History

Façade of the east entrance, from [[Central Park West]]. The American Museum of Natural History (abbreviated as AMNH) is a natural history museum on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City. In Theodore Roosevelt Park, across the street from Central Park, the museum complex comprises 26 interconnected buildings housing 45 permanent exhibition halls, in addition to a planetarium and a library. The museum collections contain over 34 million specimens of plants, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, human remains, and human cultural artifacts, as well as specialized collections for frozen tissue and genomic and astrophysical data, of which only a small fraction can be displayed at any given time. The museum occupies more than . AMNH has a full-time scientific staff of 225, sponsors over 120 special field expeditions each year, and averages about five million visits annually.

The AMNH is a private 501(c)(3) organization. Its mission statement is: "To discover, interpret, and disseminate—through scientific research and education—knowledge about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe." Provided by Wikipedia
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by Middleton, John, 1921-
Published 1970
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by Tattersall, Ian.
Published 1993
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by Balikci, Asen, 1929-
Published 1970
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by Deetz, James.
Published 1967
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by Matthews, William Henry, 1919-
Published 1971
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by Short, Lester L.
Published 1993
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Published 1993
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by Thornton, I. W. B.
Published 1971
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by Alexander, Caroline, 1956-
Published 1999
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by Brilliant, Richard.
Published 1979
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by McHarg, Ian L., 1920-2001
Published 1969
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by Begbie, G. Hugh.
Published 1969
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by Vayda, Andrew Peter.
Published 1969
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Published 2003
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by Lauwerys, Joseph A.
Published 1970
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by Joffe, Joyce.
Published 1970
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by Vroman, Leo, 1915-
Published 1967
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by Leacock, Seth.
Published 1972
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