Hunting expeditions in China, unidentified (4)

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Lantern slides document the work of Arthur Sowerby during the hunting expeditions in China (undated). Some slides are numbered. Subject matter covers images of specimens including live (snakes, mammals), vegetation (flowering plants), local inhabitants, hunters with collected animals, terrain including vistas (waterways, mountains), docked boats, and log barge.

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  • Herpetology
  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Botany




  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Lantern slides

Accession #

SIA RU007263

Collection name

Arthur de Carle Sowerby Papers, 1904-1954 and undated

Physical Description

25 lantern slides

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 31