William M. Mann

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Pencil sketch of William M. Mann, an entomologist who worked for the United States Department of Agriculture and Bureau of Entomology. In 1919, he became an assistant custodian of the Section of Hymenoptera in the United States National Museum and, from 1925 to 1956, he was director of the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park.


  • Mann, William M. 1886-1960
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum
  • United States Dept. of Agriculture Bureau of Entomology


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7293, Box 19, Folder 6A

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


c. 1950s

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  • Zoos
  • Directors
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Entomologists
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Zoos--Directors


  • Person, candid
  • Drawing

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Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 7.5w x 10.75h; Type of Image: Person, candid; drawing; Medium: Drawing on paper

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