Miscellaneous 35 mm transparencies (Iran) and uncut b&w negatives

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Color slides and negatives document field work completed in Iran (by Robert Tuck, Jr.) and unidentified locations by unidentified creators. Two boxes of images from Tuck were taken c. 1964, and include basic captions, usually identifying locations. Subject matter includes terrain (habitat) and candid images of participants and staff, night time vistas of Tehran, and terrain of Mashed. There is a box (creator unidentified) showing images of terrain and vegetation of Pakistan including Mansorabad [possibly spelled Mansoorabad]; captions indicate town and distance from. There are three boxes of slides from Tuck marked miscellaneous, including captions indicating locations in Iran.

Date Range

1960- 1972

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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.




  • Pakistan
  • Iran
  • Tehran


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Slides (photographs)
  • Negatives (photographic)

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-211

Collection name

Miscellaneous field notes from the Division of Mammals

Physical Description

1 box

Physical Location

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