Suzanne Ripley Papers,
1962-1972
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA98-138
Dates:
1962-1972
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
12.03 cu. ft. (11 record storage boxes) (2 blueprint storage boxes) (2 oversize folders)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of field notes, photographic slides, maps, film, audio reels, and other data pertaining to the Smithsonian Elephant Survey and the Smithsonian Primate Survey on which Suzanne Ripley participated. Most of the research was conducted in Southeast Asia, particularly Ceylon. The Primate Survey was one of the first primate surveys that observed inter-troop behavior and ecology. Also included are field notes created by Francis Raymond Fosberg, Ripley's husband, on the flora of Ceylon.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-138, Suzanne Ripley Papers

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-1993 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ripley, Suzanne, 1936- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ceylon Elephant Research Project (1967-1976) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ceylon Primates Research Project (1968-1982) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Primatology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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