Prints : pronghorn, 1947 (3)

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Abstract

Seven envelopes of images document Helmut Buechner's study of pronghorn in Texas, 1947. Some photographs have negative numbers on the reverse side. Envelope 1 includes samples of browse in culture side dishes (785E). Envelope 2 includes images of pronghorn in various positions and distances (8005). There are detailed captions on the reverse side with description (sometimes scientific name), location (name of ranch, distance from town), photographer, and date. Envelope 3 includes various images of Trans-Pecos terrain (928). Envelope 4 includes images of pronghorn, frequently individuals. Some photographs have detailed captions. Envelope 5 shows view of vegetation, envelope 6 shows terrain in Texas (10), and envelope 7 has picture of buck with broken horns.

Date Range

1947

Start Date

1947

End Date

1947

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Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • Texas
  • Trans-Pecos, The

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007279

Collection name

Helmut Karl Buechner Papers, 1939-1975

Physical Description

7 envelopes

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 30 Folder 11