Eugenie Clark photographic slide collection of Egypt, Red Sea and South Pacific, circa 1950-1959.
Mostly field photographs of marine life and native people and their habitats taken at the Red Sea Marine Biological Station, Red Sea, Caroline Islands, Palau Islands, Micronesia, Guam and Honolulu, Hawaii. Also includes images of a pyramid, Malayan Tapir in Cairo Zoo and Roman Quarry at Mons Claudianus. Few pictures of buildings in Egypt. Also included are 7 slides of sea urchins, sea anemone and marine sandworms in the United States.
- circa 1950-1959
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0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )
circa 300 Photographic Slides
Language of Materials
condition reviewed 20110826 good
Includes field photographs.
Many slides contain USDE, NEH and K numbers.
All slides have captions.
Many slides have glass mounts.
Previous numbers used: USDE 1841, USDE 2887-2889, USDE 2548, USDE 2712, USDE 2610
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- The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.
Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository
American Museum of Natural History
200 Central Park West
New York NY 10024 USA