American Museum of Natural History

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American Museum of Natural History


The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition.

Administrative contact
Joel Cracraft
Chair and Lamont Curator, Division of Vertebrate Zoology
United States +01 212 769 5633
Technical contact
Laura Russell
VertNet Programmer
VertNet United States +01 785 813-1496


American Museum of Natural History United States


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U.S. Geological Survey

Other Contacts

Technical contact
Sajesh Singh
United States +01 212 313 7263
Technical contact
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley United States
Technical contact
David Bloom
VertNet Coordinator
VertNet United States

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