Photographs - Iran (1)

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The black-and-white photographs document the work in Iran, October 1962 - November 1963. The photographer is not identified. Images include captions covering location and date (month, year). Some include subject matter. Subject matter includes aerial views of terrain, participants and local staff at campsites, collected specimens (owl, hyena, hircus, varanus), habitat, and street scenes in towns. Locations cover Dahsti-i-Kavir [Dasht-e Kavīr], Khurasan [Khorāsān], Dasht-i-lut [Dasht-e Lūt], and Baluchistan. Includes duplicates.

Date Range


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.


  • Animals
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology


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


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 1 Envelope 3