Mary Jobe Akeley photographs
Scope and Contents
Field photographs taken by Mary Jobe and Carl Akeley which include the Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy and other African expeditions, portraitures, and American Museum of Natural History lab views of Carl Akeley's taxidermy.
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32 boxes (approximately 5,725 photographs)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
From the Mary Jobe Akeley Estate, received by American Museum of Natural History October, 1967.
Includes field notes.
Contains oversize panoramic prints.
Condition reviewed 2010 good
Possible subject terms: Scientific expeditions. >> Taxidermy.
- Mary Jobe Akeley photographs, 1896-1930s
- Iris Lee, 2010
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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.