S. Dillon Ripley and Salim Ali

ID: SIA2007-0154 and 2005-7934

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 613, Box 417, Folder: Photographs Ripleys in India

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Summary

Eighth Secretary of the Smithsonian (1964-1984) S. Dillon Ripley (1913-2001) and Salim Ali (1896-1987) standing on a high hill. Ripley is holding a gun in his right hand and both men have binoculars around their necks. Ali is holding a camera in his right hand. Ripley went to India to do research with Ali for their book "Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan."

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Ali, Sálim 1896-1987
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 613, Box 417, Folder: Photographs Ripleys in India

Contact information

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

Date

1976

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Field Work
  • Secretaries
  • Firearms
  • Cameras
  • Binoculars
  • Birds
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Secretariats
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Ornithologists
  • Ornithology

Place

India

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2007-0154 and 2005-7934

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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