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Dates:
1922-1930, 1945 and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7444
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The collection contains photographic images of reptiles, chiefly snakes, crocodiles, horned toads, Komodo dragons, and iguanas, of specimens both in the wild and on museum display. The photographs were to illustrate popular articles on reptiles and some are in the form of photographs clipped from newspapers and mounted on board. Most were...

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Creators:
Foster, John W. S.
Foster, Arthur D.
Dates:
circa 1927
Size:
6 Film reels (63 minutes, black-and-white silent; 2,386 feet, 35mm; 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1996.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete amateur edited film documenting an around-the world trip. The Fosters travel through southern Sudan and the Belgian Congo (Republic of Congo), Africa; Iraq; Thailand; Cambodia; and Calcutta, India. In Africa film records steamship voyage up unidentified tributary of the White Nile through marshy vegetation to British border post of Reja...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Channel
Dates:
2011
Size:
0.41 cu. ft. (0.41 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-610
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Smithsonian Networks is a joint venture between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution. It was formed to create channels featuring programs largely inspired by the assets of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex. Smithsonian Channel features award-winning original documentaries, series and ...

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Creators:
Fogel, William
Fogel, Joel S.
Dates:
1973
Size:
1 film reel (+ audio-cassette tape, color, 16 mm. )
8 film reels (color, 16 mm.)
400 slides (photographs) (+descriptive index (2 v.), color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1986-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Still and motion pictures taken by Joel S. Fogel in 1973 documenting his 500 mile trip, mainly by raft, along the Omo River in Ethiopia. The photographs primarily show Fogel and his traveling companions, including images of them fishing, hunting and rafting. There are a few portraits of Africans, primarily the Karo and Mursi, showing costumes and adornments. Events documented include the Maskal festival and a military parade in Addis Ababa. Karo objects depicted include bow and arrows, bracelets, gourds, sandals, a shield, a stool, walking sticks and a wooden headrest. Mursi art work shown include arm rings, body decoration, ear plugs, fishing poles, lip ornaments and a tobacco pouch. Wildlife shown include fish, hawks, crocodiles, gazelles, tree snakes, water buffalo and white herons.

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Creators:
Smith, H.G.L.
Dates:
1905-1907
Size:
90 photographic prints ((1 box)., black & white, 7 x 9 cm.)
90 photographic prints ((dupe prints) (1 v.), black & white, 8 x 10 in.)
90 negatives (photographic) ((dupe negs), black & white, 4 x 5 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1980-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

An album of photographs taken between 1905 and 1907 by H.G.L. Smith or his associates to document his hunting trips in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) and the accompanying African workers.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
circa 2000-2013
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual recordings featuring the National Zoological Park (NZP) and its animals, staff, activities, events, research, medical procedures, and exhibitions. The majority of the materials were created by NZP. Others were created by news media and radio, television, and video production companies. Included in this ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Nutrition
Dates:
circa 1990-2005
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of diets for individual or groups of animals at the National Zoological Park. Materials also include memoranda, schedules, food formulas, announcements, and related materials.

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Creators:
Friends of the National Zoo
Dates:
circa 1967-1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs collected by the Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ) for use or possible use in "Zoogoer" and other FONZ publications. The photographs were obtained from a variety of sources and most document National Zoological Park animals, staff, and facilities. Materials include prints, negatives, and transparencies.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
1984-1988
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of research proposals submitted to the Research Council. Each file contains an application, the research proposal, review documentation, and memoranda.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of the Director
Dates:
1970-1994
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting National Zoological Park (NZP) relations and collaborations with the American Zoo and Aquarium Association (AZAA) [before 1994 the American Association of Zoological Parks and Aquariums (AAZPA)] during the tenures of Directors Theodore H. Reed, 1958-1983; and Michael H. Robinson, 1984-2000. Mater...

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