J. F. Gates Clarke

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J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke, 1905-1990, sits at his desk with his feet up at the United States National Museum, now the National Museum of Natural History. J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke, 1905-1990, was curator of Lepidoptera at the National Museum.


  • Clarke, John Frederick Gates
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum


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Photograph included in the transcript of John Frederick Gates Clarke by Pamela M. Henson, April 30, 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, SIHistory@si.edu


c. 1947

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  • Curators
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  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Entomologists
  • Furnishings
  • Furniture
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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

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