Photographs - Iran (1)

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Abstract

The black-and-white photographs document the work in Iran, October 1962 - October 1963. Images include captions covering a combination of location (country, region, geological landmark), subject matter, and date (month and year). The photographer is not identified. Subject matter covers participants and local staff, local inhabitants, specimens (lizards, mammals, tortoises, birds, sometimes with scientific name), observed flora and fauna, aerial views of terrain, pika habitat, candid images of participants and campsites, and military aircraft. Locations cover Teheran [Tehran], Baluchistan, Khurasan [Khorāsān], and Dasht-i-lut [Dasht-e Lūt]. Includes duplicates.

Date Range

1962-1963

Start Date

Sep 30, 1962

End Date

Sep 30, 1963

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.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Iran
  • Khorāsān
  • Lūt, Dasht-e
  • Baluchistan
  • Tehran

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-211

Collection name

Miscellaneous field notes from the Division of Mammals

Physical Description

1 envelope

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1 Envelope 1