Query: Chimpanzees
Mercury MA-5 Flight (Enos) Telemetry Scroll
Creators:
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dates:
1961
Size:
0.22 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2009.0018
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

On November 29, 1961, the chimpanzee Enos made two orbits for the Mercury MA-5 mission. MA-5 was the first orbital mission by an American primate. This collection consists of the telemetry scroll showing Enos' vital signs during the flight including heart rate, blood pressure, and respiration.

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Richard Lynch Garner papers
Creators:
Garner, Richard Lynch, 1848-1920
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
1891-1941
Size:
2 Linear feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0243
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Many facets of Richard Lynch Garner's life and work as an early animal behaviorist observing primates in Africa are represented in these papers. Other than a few notebooks of poems and manuscripts of books Garner had published before he began his study of apes and monkeys, there is little material that reflects his personal life or his work before about 1890. These papers, covering the period of 1891 to 1941, contain a diary, correspondence, articles written for magazines, manuscripts, poetry, notes, data collected on chimpanzees, financial records, legal records, maps, biographical material, artwork, and photographs.

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Holloman Space Decompression Studies [Koestler]
Creators:
Koestler, Alfred., 934-2014
Dates:
bulk 1960-1975
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet ((8 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0011
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 2.5 cubic feet relating to to Dr. Alfred Koestler's research relating to behavioral performance of chimpanzees in aerospace environments, particularly regarding space decompression. The following types of material are included: black and white photography; color prints and slides; newspaper articles; Ham and Enos ink footprints; over 140 4 by …

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Washtenaw Community College educational film collection
Creators:
Washtenaw Community College
Dates:
undated
Size:
Film reels (6000 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2002.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Educational films: KONRAD LORENZ SCIENCE OF ANIMALS MISS GOODALL AND THE WILD CHIMPANZEES, SEARCH FOR THE GREAT APES, THE TOOL USERS, THE MOOD OF ZEN, WHY MAN CREATES, ZEN AND NOW and YANOMANO: a Multidisciplinary Study. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used …

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Richard Lynch Garner photographs of African peoples and primates
Creators:
Garner, R. L. (Richard Lynch), 1848-1920
Dates:
circa 1892-1910
Size:
49 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-58A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of primates, apparently those used by Garner in his experiments, as well as African people, villages, and plantlife. The collection also includes a few charts comparing the mental capabilities of apes and man, as well as maps of Africa; this suggests that the slides were used for lectures. The …

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Records
Dates:
1924-1997
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the activities and history of the American Zoo and Aquarium Association (AZAA). Materials include subject files; information on the Species Survival Plan, the Taxon Advisory Group, the Scientific Advisory Group, and committees; regional and annual proceedings; and master microfilm of AZAA board minutes …

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News Media Issues Files
Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2000-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-030
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting responses to issues and crises in the news media related to the National Zoological Park (NZP). The bulk of these records document a particularly active period of high-profile animal deaths and investigations by several regulatory bodies and news agencies during the tenure of Lucy …

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Hassoldt and Ruth S. Davis films
Creators:
Davis, Hassoldt, 1907-1959
Davis, Ruth
Dates:
circa 1930-1960
Size:
23 Film reels (color silent; 17,000 feet, 16mm)
8 Linear feet
500 Photographs
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of motion picture film outtakes, production elements, and incomplete edited films shot in Guyana and French Guiana. Collection also includes numerous photographs from the two filming projects as well as other travels and a Denis Roosevelt filmed African expedition, newspaper articles, correspondence, books, unpublished manuscripts and travel writings …

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Collections Management Records
Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Registrar
Dates:
1970-1999
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-239
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document collection management activities of the National Zoological Park (NZP), Office of the Registrar, during the tenure of Judith Block, Registrar, 1977-present. Materials include animal inventories and working papers for annual reports; records pertaining to the computerization of animal records, including files on the …

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Jack Frease Slide Collection
Dates:
circa 1980-1990
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images captured by photographer John (Jack) M. Frease documenting both animals at the National Zoological Park and wild animals in East Africa. Materials consist of slides as well as indexes.

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