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Abstract

Photographs document wild sheep, including Arthur deC. Sowerby with sheep he shot on a hunting trip (undated). Some photographs have captions of varying lenght and are a combination of location, collector, type, and description. Subject matter covers hunters and local staff with collected sheep, individuals at campsites, vistas of mountainous terrain, and sheep on exhibit at Shanghai Museum. Locations include North Shanxi, China.

Date Range

1904-1954

Start Date

1904

End Date

1954

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • China
  • Shanxi

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007263

Collection name

Arthur de Carle Sowerby Papers, 1904-1954 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 19 Folder 5