Scrapbook of the Senff Zoölogical Expedition to the Nile Valley
Scope and Contents
Letters, visiting cards, and clippings from the expedition mounted on scrapbook pages. Many letters are addressed to Henry Fairfield Osborn and Bashford Dean.
- Senff Zoölogical Expedition (1898-1899) (Organization)
Biographical / Historical
Expedition sponsored by Charles H. Senff and planned by Henry Fairfield Osborn; its main purpose was to study Polypterus and its bearing upon the problem of the relation of crossopterygian fishes to the amphibians. The expedition members were N.R. Harrington (who compiled most of the scrapbook) and Reid Hunt.
0.5 Linear Feet (1 box) : scrapbook, 68 pages ; 31 cm
- Scrapbook of the Senff Zoölogical Expedition to the Nile Valley, 1898-1899
- Iris Lee
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