Photograph, James C. Clark seated between elephant tusks

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Abstract

This folder contains a black-and-white photograph of James C. Clark, seated between two elephant tusks. Clark is holding his rifle and two field assistants are holding up the tusks. Location in Africa unknown. The bottom of the print is signed in ink: "B.E.W. Kirii, 1910, 'Kwaheri Bwana' Yours Truly, James Clark".

Date Range

1910

Start Date

1910

End Date

1910

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Ivory
  • Mammalogy
  • Elephants

Place

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 black-and-white photograph

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 9 Folder 1