China, miscellaneous lantern slides (3)

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Abstract

Lantern slides document the travels of Arthur Sowerby (undated). Some slides are numbered. Subject matter includes images of terrain (inland waterways, waterfall, rock outcroppings), vegetation (trees, fungi), map of Asia railways, building ruins, individuals with camels in desert, and specimens (fish).

Date Range

1904-1954

Start Date

1904

End Date

1954

Access Information

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

China

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 36