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BOX 112 Addition II, 1938-1975
Unpublished autobiography by William T. Hornaday, dissertation on Hornaday by James A. Dolph, and biography of Hornaday by John Ripley Forbes.
BOX 112 Bringing Wildlife to Millions: William Temple Hornaday The Early Years: 1854-1896, dissertation by James Andrew Dolph, copyflow, 1975
(2 vols.)
Eighty Fascinating Years; an Autobiography by Hornaday, photocopy of corrected typescript of unpublished autobiography, 1938
In the Steps of the Great American Zoologist, William Temple Hornaday by John Ripley Forbes (New York: M. Evans Co., 1966)
BOX 113-116 Addition III, 1873-1939
Correspondence, diary, journal, scrapbooks, sketch pad, and miscellaneous material.
Arranged by topic or type of material and alphabetically or chronologically therein.
BOX 113 Buffalo hunting journal, 1886-1887
Bulletins, 1920
Diary about the National Zoological Park and field notes about the New York Zoological Park, 1889, 1896
General correspondence, 1887, 1893-1894, 1907, 1917-1918, 1934
Legal papers, 1891, 1898
Magazine clippings of articles by Hornaday, 1906-1910, 1918-1925, undated
Miscellany, 1890-1898, 1906-1919, undated
Newspaper clippings
Articles about Hornaday, circa 1891, 1907-1911, 1926-1939
Articles by Hornaday, 1921-1922
Retirement, 1926
Periodicals, 1910, 1933
"Extermination of the Buffalo," 1886-1889
BOX 114 "The Founding of the National Zoological Park at Washington," 1887-1890
"Miscellaneous Contributions by W. T. Hornaday," 1925-1937
"Miscellaneous Sketches and Articles Written by W. T. Hornaday," 1873-1888
BOX 115 National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C., 1889-1891
"Personal Notices of William T. Hornaday," 1875-1893, 1902, 1934
"Reviews and Notices of Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting and The Extermination of the American Bison," 1890-1892, 1899-1904
BOX 116 "Reviews and Notices of Two Years in the Jungle and Free Rum on the Congo," 1885-1888, 1897
Sketch pad, 1885-1891
BOX 117 Addition IV, 1889-1923
Correspondence, diary, newspaper articles and clippings, photographs, and printed matter.
Arranged alphabetically by topic or type of material.
BOX 117 Critchley, J. William, 1910
Diary, 1889
Eatons' Ranch, Wolf, Wyo.
Correspondence from Howard Eaton, 1906-1923
General, undated
Fielding, Helen Ross Hornaday, wedding announcement, 1907
General correspondence, 1892-1898, 1928
League of American Sportsmen, 1898
McMillan, Emerson, 1911
Newspaper articles and clippings, 1908, undated
Photographs, undated
Sporting cartridges and rifles, undated
BOX OV 38-OV 39; OV 118-OV 121 Oversize, 1885-1937
Certificates, charts, maps, and miscellaneous items.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX OV 38 Miscellany
“French War Debt,” circa 1918-1933
BOX OV 39 Obituaries of Hornaday, 1937
BOX OV 118 Zoo miscellany, panorama of the New York Zoological Park (Container 34)
BOX OV 119 Addition I
Certificates (Container 43)
BOX OV 120 Charts (Container 43)
BOX OV 121 Addition II
Maps (Container 100)
Expedition from Tucson, Ariz., undated
Relating to the acquisition of property for the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., including the following:
Addition to the City of Washington, formerly called “Woodley Park,” 15 June 1888
City of Washington and Environs, 1885, with R. O. Holtzman's Real Estate Guide printed on back, annotated
Rosemount Park as subdivided by Richard E. Pairo, Surveyors Office, D.C., with note by Hornaday dated 1 Apr. 1889
Subdivision of Cliffbourne, Washington, D.C., undated
Subdivision of Lanier Heights, Washington, D.C., 1887
Unidentified maps of property division in the city of Washington, D.C., undated
Sheet music (Container 110)

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