Exhibit of East African Buffalo

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A group of East African buffalo specimens from the Smithsonian-Roosevelt Expedition (1909-1910), are on display in the Mammal Hall at the United States National Museum, now known as the National Museum of Natural History.


  • United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder 1

Contact information

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


circa 1915

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  • Taxidermy
  • Animals
  • Zoology
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Exhibitions
  • Collection and preservation
  • Museums
  • Buffaloes
  • Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation
  • Buffalo
  • Museum exhibits




  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

SIA2010-0483 or 28232

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Cyanotype; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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