Album #1, Mexico and United States, circa 1890s-1900s


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  • Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934
  • Goldman, Edward Alphonso, 1873-1946


This album of black and white photographs consists mostly of photographs taken during field investigations by Nelson and Goldman in Mexico and the United States sometime in the 1890s to 1900s (approximately between 1890-1910). Vegetation of various locations, birds, and a deer are represented in these photographs. Also included are photos of people and Indian statues and architecture. Locations are presumed to be Mexico and the United States, but the locations are not identified in the album. Includes photographs of Nelson.

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  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Birds
  • Ornithology
  • Botany


  • United States
  • Mexico


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Photograph albums

Accession #

SIA RU007364

Collection name

Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated

Physical Description

1 photograph album

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 34 Folder 1