Clarke on Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition Totes a Box

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J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke, 1905-1990, is carrying a box. The boat Freelance used on the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition is in the background. J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke, 1905-1990, was curator of Lepidoptera at the National Museum of National History.


Clarke, John Frederick Gates


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Photograph included in the transcript of John Frederick Gates Clarke by Pamela M. Henson, March 26, 1986, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 9555 Box 1, John Frederick Gates Clarke Oral History Interview

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



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  • Curators
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Boats and boating
  • Freelance
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Field Work
  • Employees
  • Expeditions
  • Collecting and collections
  • Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition of 1956
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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