Dr. JoGayle Howard holds black-footed ferrets conceived through artificial insemination

ID: SIA2017-023032

Creator: Cohen, Jessie

Form/Genre: Portraits

Date: May 1, 1988

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-101, Box 10, Folder: 25

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Dr. JoGayle Howard poses in a studio holding black-footed ferrets conceived through her work in artificial insemination of endangered species.


  • Howard, JoGayle 1951-2011
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)


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JoGayle Howard was an american zoologist who specialized in the captive breeding of endangered species, such as pandas, clouded leopards, and black-footed ferrets. She worked at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Washington, D.C.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-101, Box 10, Folder: 25

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


May 1, 1988

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  • Veterinarians
  • Women
  • Animals
  • Endangered ecosystems
  • Habitat conservation
  • Wildlife
  • Reproductive biology
  • Animal specialists
  • Women Scientists
  • Rare animals
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Endangered species
  • Ferret


  • District of Columbia
  • United States
  • Washington


  • Portraits
  • Slide

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Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 1w x 1.5h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Slide

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