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William T. Hornaday papers, 1866-1975

Author: William T Hornaday
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings, notebooks, financial records, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting Hornaday's career, particularly as director of the New York Zoological Park, 1896-1926. Documents his work with the American Bison Society; Camp Fire Club of America; and Permanent Wild Life Protection Fund. Also documents his activities with the American Defense Society during
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Named Person: Carl Ethan Akeley; Roy Chapman Andrews; Newton Diehl Baker; Daniel Carter Beard; William Beebe; Charles E Bessey; Frank Buck; John Burroughs; Andrew Carnegie; Elliott Coues; Raymond Lee Ditmars; Theodore Dreiser; Helen Ross Hornaday Fielding; Edith Helen Franz; G Brown Goode; Madison Grant; Zane Grey; Carl Hagenbeck; W J Holland; Josephine Chamberlain Hornaday; Charles Evans Hughes; Martin Johnson; S P Langley; C Hart Merriam; Jack Miner; Henry Fairfield Osborn; Maxwell E Perkins; John M Phillips; Gifford Pinchot; Franklin D Roosevelt; Kermit Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Ernest Thompson Seton; George Shiras; William H Taft; John Wanamaker; Henry A Ward; Woodrow Wilson; Edith Franz; George Shiras
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William T Hornaday
OCLC Number: 71131271
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Description: 39,000 items. 111 containers plus 4 oversize. 44.8 linear feet.

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Correspondence, diaries, journals, writings, notebooks, financial records, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting Hornaday's career, particularly as director of the New York Zoological Park, 1896-1926. Documents his work with the American Bison Society; Camp Fire Club of America; and Permanent Wild Life Protection Fund. Also documents his activities with the American Defense Society during World War I. Subjects include the Bayne Act, a New York (State) law passed in 1911 for the protection of wild game; natural history; taxidermy; wildlife conservation; protection of wildlife, especially birds and bison; zoological expeditions; French war debt; and Hornaday's real estate ventures in Buffalo, N.Y.

Family correspondents include Hornaday's wife, Josephine Chamberlain Hornaday, and daughter, Helen Ross Hornaday Fielding. Other correspondents include Carl Ethan Akeley, Roy Chapman Andrews, Newton Diehl Baker, Daniel Carter Beard, William Beebe, Charles E. Bessey, Frank Buck, John Burroughs, Andrew Carnegie, Elliot Coues, Raymond Lee Ditmars, Theodore Dreiser, Edith Helen Franz, G. Brown Goode, Madison Grant, Zane Grey, Carl Hagenbeck, W.J. Holland, Charles Evans Hughes, Martin Johnson, S.P. Langley, C. Hart Merriam, Jack Miner, Henry Fairfield Osborn, Maxwell E. Perkins, John M. Phillips, Gifford Pinchot, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Kermit Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, Ernest Thompson Seton, George Shiras, William H. Taft, John Wanamaker, Henry A. Ward, Woodrow Wilson, and the New York Zoological Society.

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