left to right: Bodil Mimi Krogh Schmidt-Nielsen (b. 1918), Knut Schmidt-Nielsen (1915-2007), and Barbara Wagner

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2749]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

left to right: Bodil Mimi Krogh Schmidt-Nielsen (b. 1918), Knut Schmidt-Nielsen (1915-2007), and Barbara Wagner. The Schmidt-Nielsens were professors in comparative physiology at Duke University and Wagner was a secretary in the Duke zoology department. They are shown with research equipment being assembled for an expedition to the Sahara Desert to study camels. In the left foreground is a scale used for weighing camels.

Subject

  • Schmidt-Nielsen, Bodil
  • Schmidt-Nielsen, Knut 1915-
  • Wagner, Barbara
  • Duke University

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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Topic

  • Camels
  • Zoology
  • Women scientists
  • Physiology

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2749]