Query: Wildlife watching
Salim Ali films
Creators:
Ali, Sálim, 1896-1987
Dates:
circa 1947-1980
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 15,000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1985.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of, primarily, bird migration and other subject matter of ornithological interest throughout India. Footage also includes a tiger hunt and wildlife in Assam and an ornithological expedition to Sikkim. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture …

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Program Records
Dates:
1992-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-259
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting educational programs created or sponsored by the Conservation and Research Center (CRC) for teachers, students, and volunteers. Program topics include biodiversity, forests, amphibian monitoring, black-footed ferret pregnancy watch, bird identification, and animal diets. Materials include teacher manuals, newsletters, clippings, annual reports, flyers, teacher mailings …

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James W. Eike Papers
Creators:
Eike, James W.
Dates:
1921, 1929-1985 and undated
Size:
1.03 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-218
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the papers of James W. Eike (1911-1983), birdwatcher and former president of the Virginia Society of Ornithology (VSO), which he joined in 1933 and was an active member the rest of his life. Eike was an observer of birds in and around northern Virginia, and he participated in …

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Special Exhibition Records
Dates:
1978-2003
Size:
7.69 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and execution of special exhibitions. Exhibitions documented include "Ainu: Spirit of a Northern People," "Eyes on Science: Illustrating Natural History," "Spiders!," "Seeds of Change," "Margaret Mee: Return to the Amazon," "Galapagos: A Living Laboratory," "Making of the Natural History Museum's Galapagos IMAX …

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Associate Director's Research Files
Dates:
1961-1984 and undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-030
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research of Christen M. Wemmer, Curator-in-Charge and Associate Director for Conservation at the Conservation and Research Center. Wemmer's research interests include birds and specifically waterfowl. Materials include observations, data compilations, graphs, notes, reprints, manuscripts, and photographic images. Some materials pre-date the creation of …

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Animal Research Records
Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
circa 1969-2001
Size:
14 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-168
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting research performed by the staff of the Department of Zoological Research. The majority of the records were created and maintained by Devra G. Kleiman who served as Scientist, 1972-1982; Acting Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1982-1983; Assistant Director for Animal Programs, 1983-1984; Assistant Director for Zoological Research …

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International Whaling Conference and International Whaling Commission, Records
Creators:
International Whaling Commission
Dates:
1930-1968
Size:
14 cu. ft. (28 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7165
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Russell E. Train Africana collection
Creators:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)
Dates:
1663-2004
Size:
6,500 Items (estimated)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Manuscript and printed textual material, photographic prints and negatives, slides, audio tapes, film, original and reproduction artwork, maps, scrapbooks, and historical and natural artifacts related to the history of African exploration and natural history, dating primarily from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Includes correspondence, drafts of publications, diaries, account books, ephemera, posters, newsclippings, biographies, memoirs, portraits, and the former personal property of selected explorers, big game hunters, missionaries, pioneers, and naturalists in Africa.

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Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
circa 1935-1978
Size:
14000 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm)
30000 Slides (photographs) (color)
80,000 Photographic prints (b&w, 25 x 20 cm. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of photographic and manuscript materials, primarily created by Eliot Elisofon to document his travels and work. The images portray many aspects of African life and culture including agriculture, wildlife, archaeology, architecture, art and artisans, children, cityscapes and landscapes, leaders, markets, medicine, recreation, ritual and celebration, and transportation. The manuscript materials include correspondence, essays, clippings, puobligations, notes, research, and itineraries.

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David Collier Sharpstone films
Creators:
Sharpstone, David Collier
Smith, Lance Bales
Dates:
circa 1946-1955
Size:
16 Film reels (silent, black-and-white and color, acetate film; 7,870 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2000.06
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

David Collier Sharpstone worked in the mining industry. He and his family lived in Uganda and Zimbabwe (then Southern Rhodesia) during the 1940s and 1950s. This collection contains their film footage and Lance Smith's "Journey to Africa".

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