S. Dillon Ripley in New Guinea

ID: 84-8121

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1938

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7008 Accession 93-105 Box 28

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Summary

S. Dillon Ripley (1913-2001) in Sorong, New Guinea on the Denison-Crockett South Pacific Expedition in 1938, probably May. Ornithologist Ripley joined the expedition to collect birds. The group is pictured in front of a house. Seated, left to right: Charis Denison Crockett; Constance Baillie Rose Ripley (S. Dillon's mother who was visiting); "Didie" Smith Lowndes (Mrs. Lloyd Lowndes); Lodora van der Goot (Mrs. S. van der Goot), and her three sons. Standing at rear, left to right: S. Dillon Ripley; Harry Kern; and Shirk van der Goot.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7008 Accession 93-105 Box 28

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1938

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Field trips
  • Lowndes, Didie Smith (Mrs. Lloyd Lowndes)
  • Explorations and Expeditions
  • Children
  • Kern, Harry
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Explorers, Women
  • Denison-Crockett expedition to the south Pacific, 1937-1938
  • Van der Goot, Lodora (Mrs. Shirk van der Goot)
  • Explorers
  • Birds
  • Sorong, New Guinea
  • Ripley, Constance Baillie Rose
  • Van der Goot, Shirk
  • Crockett, Charis Denison
  • Denison-Crockett South Pacific Expedition
  • Ornithology
  • van der Goot, Lodora (Mrs. Shirk van der Goot)
  • van der Goot, Shirk

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

84-8121

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 4w x 3h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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