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American Museum of Natural History in New York City (USA)

Address: Central Park West at 79th St
Web: http://www.amnh.org
Part of the world: North america
Country: USA (see more Museum in USA)
City: New York City (see more Museum in New York City)
Type of place: Sights
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The American Museum Natural1 (American Museum of Natural History in English) is a leading New York's collections. It is located in northwestern Manhattan (New York, USA. UU.), At 79th Street and Central Park to the west. The museum has a staff of over 1200 people and 100 sponsors field trips for collection of material every year. The museum was founded in 1869. Theodore Roosevelt (26 th U.S. president. States.) Was the father of the museum and one of its founders. The first site of an old arsenal museum was built in Central Park. In 1874, the land was ready to build the present building, which occupies most of Manhattan Square. The original Gothic design (1874-1877) was designed by Calvert Vaux and Jacob Wrey Mould, who were collaborating with Frederick Law Olmsted in structures for Central Park. Famous names associated with the museum have been the paleontologist and geologist Henry Fairfield Osborn (chairman for many years), the dinosaur hunter in the Gobi Desert, Roy Chapman Andrews (one of the inspirations for Indiana Jones), George Gaylord Simpson, biologist Ernst Mayr, the pioneers of cultural anthropologists, Margaret Mead and Franz Boas and ornithologist Robert Cushman Murphy. The millionaire J. P. Morgan was one of the benefactors of the museum.
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