Paulus Edward Pieris Deraniyagala (1900-1976)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1501]

Creator: Scott, Julian P

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-1501

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Summary

Paulus Edward Pieris Deraniyagala (1900-1976), paleontologist and zoologist. This photograph was probably taken when he was in the United States, studying at Harvard College, after taking his first degree from Trinity College, Cambridge, England. He later became director of the National Museum of Ceylon.

Subject

  • Deraniyagala, Paulus Edward Pieris 1900-1976
  • Harvard College
  • Trinity College (University of Cambridge)
  • National Museum of Ceylon

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-1501

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

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Paleontology

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1501]

Physical description

Photographic prints; 3w x 5.5h

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