Brazil notebook, 1975-1982

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Creator

Kleiman, Devra G.

Abstract

This field book includes personal, travel, and field notes from 1975 and 1982 on trips to Brazil. At the beginning of the notebook are three folded sheets summarizing the content in the notebook by year. Kleiman's notes reflect her trips to Tijuca National Park, Poço das Antas Biological Reserve, and Parque Zoológico de São Paulo where she takes notes about several kinds of mammals. Notes on black lion tamarins and brachyteles (spider monkeys) are especially notable. Kleiman also visits Instituto Butantan, a Brazilian biomedical research center, to meet with researchers. Also included are business cards of colleagues at institutions Kleiman visited.

Date Range

1975, 1982

Start Date

1975

End Date

1982

Access Information

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Topic

  • Golden lion tamarin
  • Mammalogists
  • Golden lion tamarin--Behavior

Place

  • Poço das Antas
  • Tijuca, Parque Nacional da
  • Brazil

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-124

Collection name

Devra G. Kleiman Papers, 1967-2010

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 9 Folder 18