Photographs of Togo, Dahomey, Ghana

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The black-and-white photographs document collecting in Togo and Dahomey [Benin] as part of the Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, June - July, 1968. On the reverse side of the photographs are captions listing location and date. Subject matter shows terrain and vegetation (trees and grasslands), rivers, vistas of University of Ghana and Legon, skinned mammal specimen, and campsites. Locations include Ezimé, Gbatope, Pagala,Togo; Kpodave, Benin.

Date Range


Start Date

May 31, 1968

End Date

Jun 30, 1968

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.




  • Benin
  • Togo
  • Ezimé


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

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-444

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, 1961 - 1972

Physical Description

1 envelope

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals


Box 2 Folder 5 Envelope 1