Photographs - Iran (1)

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Abstract

The black-and-white photographs document the work in Iran, October 1962 - November 1963. Images include captions covering location and date (month, year). The photographer is not identified. Some include subject matter. Subject matter includes participants, local staff, collected specimens (mammals, varanus, small owl) including live, campsites, vistas of terrain, towns, habitat, pika habitat. Locations cover Teheran [Tehran], Baluchistan, Khurasan [Khorāsān], and Dasht-i-lut [Dasht-e Lūt].

Date Range

1962-1963

Start Date

Sep 30, 1962

End Date

Oct 31, 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 2