Photographs of Togo, Dahomey, Ghana

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The black-and-white photographs document collecting in Dahomey [Benin] and Ghana as part of the Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, December 1967 - March 1968. On the reverse side of the photographs are captions covering location, date and subject matter. Images show detail images of live mammals and snakes; campsites in Diho, Dahomey; woods; and railroads in Dahomey. Locations include Tourou, Nikki, Dahomey.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 30, 1967

End Date

Feb 29, 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.


  • Herpetology
  • Mammalogy


  • Benin
  • Nikki
  • Tourou
  • Ghana
  • Diho


  • 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 2