Photographic slides of reptiles, circa 1940s-1950s.
Photographs, mostly close up images of reptiles in nature including lizards, frogs, snakes, scorpions, and turtles. Locations of reptiles include Morris, New Jersey; Lake Hurst, New Jersey; Springerville, Arizona; Chi Hua Hua, Mexico; Tularosa Valley, New Mexico; Mohave Desert, California; St. Catherine's Island, Georgia; Twin Lakes, New York; Bronx Zoo; Okefenokee Swamp, Georgia. A few slides of people at the Santa Rita Festival in Mexico and a few of cowboys.
- circa 1940s-1950s
- Bogert, Charles M. (Charles Mitchill), 1908-1992 (photographer., Person)
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0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )
120 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm
Language of Materials
condition reviewed 20110826 fair; a few slides are faded
Many slides have scientific names for reptiles.
May include field photographs.
Previous number used: K11616
Some slides have captions.
Some slides have glass mounts.
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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
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New York NY 10024 USA