Prints of Mt. Uaragess and vicinity

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Creator

Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939

Abstract

The 8 black-and-white photographs document Edmund Heller's collecting in Africa. Images show vegetation and vistas of Mount Uaragess in Kenya. Some include descriptions of type of plant, location on mountain, and elevation. These include the south pass, north peak, summit, and west side. Includes an image of euphorbias. Also includes a portrait of an in-identified participant. No negatives, unless otherwise marked on print.

Date Range

1911-1912

Start Date

1911

End Date

1912

Access Information

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Topic

Place

  • Kenya
  • Africa

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007179

Collection name

Edmund Heller Papers, circa 1898-1918

Physical Description

1 envelope

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 5 Folder 34