Animal Research Records,
circa 1966-1984

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA10-158
Dates:
circa 1966-1984
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of records documenting behavioral observations of animals at the National Zoological Park. Species documented in this accession include bush dogs, crab-eating foxes, giant pandas (by Devra G. Kleiman and William A. Xanten), lesser pandas, Asian elephants (by John Eisenberg), Tasmanian devils, giraffes, Nile hippopotamus, Indian rhinoceros (by Helmut K. Buechner), spectacled bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sloth bears (by Daryl J. Boness), polar bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sable antelope (by Helmut K. Buechner), bongos, dik diks, oryx, duikers, and golden lion tamarins (by Helmut K. Buechner). Materials include raw and edited audio, film, and video footage. Materials also includes a Friends of the National Zoo training video which include clips from the Department of Zoological Research observations as well as a few lecture recordings.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-158, National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research, Animal Research Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Kleiman, Devra G. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Xanten, William A. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eisenberg, John Frederick, 1935- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buechner, Helmut K. (Helmut Karl) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Boness, Daryl J. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Friends of the National Zoo (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoo animals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Animal behavior Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zoology -- Research Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Giant panda Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wild dogs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Foxes Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Red panda Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Elephants Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tasmanian devil Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Giraffe Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hippopotamus Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indian rhinoceros Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Spectacled bear Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bears Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Polar bear Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sable antelope Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dik-diks Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Oryx Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Duikers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Golden lion tamarin Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Training Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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