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Dates:
circa 1935
Size:
1 copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R83-34
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy print depicting Earnest Albert Hooton examining the skull of a male gorilla.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1970, 1972, 1978, 1998
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-161
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of newspaper and magazine clippings documenting the care of animals at the National Zoological Park, especially the hand-rearing of baby animals. Animals represented in these articles include white tigers, pandas, elephants, and gorillas. Also included is an abbreviated history of the Holt House, an early 19th century ...

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Creators:
Kelley, Robert W.
Dates:
1949
Size:
1 print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-36
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of Schultz doing cranial measurements of Gargantua at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Schultz signed the negative (in the emulsion).

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2002-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-063
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. These records document a particularly active period of high-profile animal deaths and investigations by several regulatory bodies and news agencies. Species documented in this accession include elephants, che...

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Creators:
Manochio, Dennis
Dates:
ca. 1920s-1940s.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0533
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Fireworks packaging, labels, wrappers and boxes. Many of the labels contain illustrations and logos with ethnic imagery, often stereotypical, and a variety of other subjects.

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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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Creators:
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944
Dates:
1912-1914
Size:
0.1 linear meter.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7178
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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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 apes, 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 slides may have been used by Garner in his lec...

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Creators:
Mann, Lucile Quarry, 1897-1986 interviewee
Dates:
1977
Size:
10 audiotapes (Reference copies). 12 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9513
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park, Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1920-1984
Size:
13 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 326
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records provide primary documentation of Theodore H. Reed's twenty-seven year career as Director of the National Zoological Park (NZP). Also included are a few records created during his tenure as Senior Advisor, 1983-1984. A small amount of material was created by Reed's predecessor, William M. Mann. Included are materials concerning ...

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