Library Fun Finds 8.12.22

by Lauren VanDenBerg on

Library News

Welcome to Library Fun Finds! An ongoing series where we share some of the fun and unique items we come across in the library and archives collections. 

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so why not include a little sketch to help make your point? A few recent examples to come across my desk from the Central Archives. 

Sketch of antlers in document found in Central Archives.
From Central Archives, sketch of antlers in document
L. VanDenBerg/© AMNH
sketch of skeletons in document found in Library's Central Archives.
From Central Archives, sketch of skeletons in document.
L. VanDenBerg/© AMNH
Sketch of lion drawn in document in Library's Central Archives.
From Central Archives, sketch of lion in document
L. VanDenBerg/© AMNH

This entry was written by Lauren VanDenBerg, Shelby White & Leon Levy Project Archivist.