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Carl Ethan Akeley photographs, circa 1920s

Identifier: PPC .A4251
Scope and Contents

Two portraits of Akeley and two photographs of flamingos in Africa.

Dates: circa 1920s

Carl Ethan Akeley portrait

Identifier: PPC .A4252
Scope and Contents

Wrapped package containing portrait of Carl Akeley.

Dates: undated

Mary Jobe Akeley photographs

Identifier: PPC .A426
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.

Dates: 1896-1930s

Stereographs of African landscapes, people and culture

Identifier: PPC .A382
Scope and Content note This is an unidentified collection of stereographs, the majority of them undated, of African landscape, villages, towns and people. The countries represented are Kenya, Egypt, Tanzania, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Uganda. Among the African peoples mentioned are the Buganda, Wanderobo, Kikuya, Taita, Masai, Lumbwa and Nandi.Most of the cards are labeled on the verso in the same hand. They are unsigned but identified by the initials V.S.K. A number of the cards describe interactions...
Dates: 1905-1911

Vernon Shaw Kennedy collection of stereographs, photographs, and papers

Identifier: PPC .K4
Scope and Contents

Collection consists mostly of stereographs taken on an expedition to British East Africa, 1905-1907. One stereograph is of Carl Akeley. Also includes 3 photographs of animals possibly taken at London Zoo. Other materials include two field notebooks, typescript and handwritten documents on the Aurora Borealis, clipping regarding the death of Captain Johansen and a book review to AMNH, Specal Collections.

Dates: 1900-1930; Majority of material found within 1905-1907

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  • Names: Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 X

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