Exhibit of Animals from Africa

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A view of part of the animals from Africa display in the newly modernized Mammal Hall in the National Museum of Natural History. These specimens came from the Smithsonian-Roosevelt Expedition (1909-1910).


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


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


See SIA2010-0487 for a view of this exhibit from the opposite side.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder 4

Contact information

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


c. 1953

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  • Animals
  • Exhibitions
  • Giraffe


  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

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

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