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    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, July 14, 1904]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; British Museum; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models--Design and construction; Lankester, E. Ray (Edwin Ray), Sir, 1847-1929; Hatcher,...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie requesting Carnegie's input on the timetable for the installation of the reproduction of Diplodocus carnegii at the British Museum. Holland encloses his June 10th letter to British...
    • [W.J. Holland to E. Ray Lankester, July 14, 1904]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Lankester, E. Ray (Edwin Ray), Sir, 1847-1929--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; British Museum; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models--Design and construction; Hatcher, J. B. (John Bell),...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to E. Ray Lankester sent in response to Lankester's letter of July 1st. Topics discussed include the untimely death of John Hatcher, Curator of Paleontology at the Carnegie Museum, some details...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, March 30, 1911]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Lewis, John Llewellyn, 1880-1969; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Gems--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Exhibitions; Museum...
    • A typescript letter from W.J. Holland, Director of Carnegie Museum to Andrew Carnegie requesting a photograph of Andrew Carnegie to be mailed to Mr. J.L. Lewis. Mr. Lewis had dropped by Holland's office at the Carnegie Museum and admired a...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, May 18, 1901]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Natural history museums--Collection management--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh;...
    • A typescript letter from W.J. Holland, Director, Carnegie Museum to Andrew Carnegie concerning a collection of American Indian material that he would like the Carnegie Museum to acquire. Mr. Holland explains that the collection from Mrs. H. L....
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, May 28, 1901]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Natural history museums--Collection management--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh;...
    • A typescript letter from W.J. Holland, Director, Carnegie Museum to Andrew Carnegie concerning collections that Mr. J. S. Jeans, Secretary of the British Iron Trade Association, has control over. They are the Sowerby collection of shells and the...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, July 15, 1901]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Natural history museums--Collection management--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh;...
    • A typescript letter from W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie. In the letter Holland mentions his receipt of several communications from Andrew Carnegie. He thanks Carnegie for inviting him to Skibo for the summer, but he has to decline due to a serious...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, August 5, 1901]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Frew, William Nimick; Franks, Robert A.; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Natural history museums--Collection...
    • A typescript letter from W.J. Holland, Director, Carnegie Museum, to Andrew Carnegie concerning the arrival of an ancient Egyptian boat, ""said to be over 4500 years old"" for the Carnegie Museum. Holland states that inquires by Mr. Frew, in the...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, June 10, 1907]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Jusserand, J. J. (Jean Jules), 1855-1932; Perrier, Edmond, 1844-1921; Fallie?res, Armand, 1841-1931; Carnegie Museum; Muse?um national...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie informing him that Holland has been in touch with both French Ambassador Jusserand and Museum Director Perrier and that French President Fallires has accepted the offer of a gift...
    • [James Bertram (?) to W.J. Holland, May 15, 1913]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (Spain); Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh;...
    • An unsigned typescript letter presumably from James Bertram, Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary, to William Holland written in response to Holland's May 12th letter to Andrew Carnegie. Bertram notes that Carnegie indicated in a penciled note on...
    • [W.J. Holland to James Bertram, May 12, 1913]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (Spain); Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh;...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to James Bertram imploring him to ensure that Andrew Carnegie sees Holland's May 12th letter concerning additional funds required to cover construction and installation costs for more diplodocus...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, September 25, 1907]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Schauinsland, Hugo H., 1857-1937; Murray, John, Sir, 1841-1914; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Natural history...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie informing him about several Carnegie Museum matters including recent visits from foreign dignitaries and progress towards arranging for the installation of gift diplodocus models in...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, February 13, 1909]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Natural history museums--Austria--Vienna;...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie discussing responses from Austria, Russia, and Italy concerning offers of gift diplodocus models. Holland notes that he is currently corresponding with contacts in Vienna and St....
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, March 30, 1909]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Rosen, Roman Romanovich, Baron, 1847-1921--Correspondence; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Dinosaurs--Models--Design and...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie informing him that Ambassador Rosen has sent a letter confirming that the Russian Emperor wishes to accept the offer of a gift diplodocus model. Other topics discussed include...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, June 23, 1909]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models--Design and construction; Capellini, Giovanni, 1833-1922; Steindachner, Franz, 1834-1919; Natural...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie discussing the status of construction and installation plans for the gift diplodocus replicas being presented to Italy, Austria, and Russia. Holland reports that he is currently...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, July 23, 1909]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models--Design and construction; Dinosaurs--Models--Transportation; Natural history...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie discussing the status of construction, shipping, and installation plans for the gift diplodocus replicas being presented to Italy, Austria, and Russia. Holland reports that the...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, May 12, 1913]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (Spain); Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Natural history...
    • A signed typescript letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie requesting additional funds to cover construction and installation costs for more diplodocus models, particularly the one for Spain. In a typescript postscript, Holland notes that...
    • An outline of the organization of the staff of the museum

    • Carnegie Museum--Officials and employees; Natural history museums--Officials and employee--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh.; Carnegie Museum--Officials and employees--Salaries, etc.; Natural history museums--Officials and employees--Salaries,...
    • An appendix to a letter written by W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, dated July 15, 1901. This appendix includes an outline of a formal organization of the staff at the Carnegie Museum. Page 2 includes handwritten notations in ink.
    • [W.G. Chambers to W.J. Holland, March 31, 1913]

    • Chambers, Will Grant, 1867-1949--Correspondence; Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; University of Pittsburgh; Nature study; Natural history museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Universities and...
    • An unsigned copy of a typescript letter written in simplified spelling by Will Chambers, Dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of Education, to William Holland thanking him for the all the assistance the Carnegie Museum has given the...

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