J. F. Gates Clarke with Butterfly Collection

ID: SIA2009-2058 and 92-1147

Creator: Robinson, Albert J

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1970

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 1 Folder December 1970, and Record Unit 9555 Box 1, John Frederick Gates Clarke Oral History Interview

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Summary

National Museum of Natural History's (NMNH) Entomologist J.F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke working with the butterfly collection. Clarke was Curator, Division of Lepidoptera, 1954-1963, Chairman, 1963-1965, Senior Entomologist, 1965-1975, and Research Associate, 1976-1990.

Subject

  • Clarke, John Frederick Gates
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum Dept. of Entomology

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in the "Torch," December 1970. Photograph included in the transcript of John Frederick Gates Clarke by Pamela M. Henson, June 4, 1986, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 1 Folder December 1970, and Record Unit 9555 Box 1, John Frederick Gates Clarke Oral History Interview

Contact information

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

Date

1970

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Curators
  • Entomology
  • Employees
  • Entomologists
  • Butterfly Collection
  • Butterflies
  • Animals
  • Insects
  • Lepidoptera
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Specimens
  • Scientists
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-2058 and 92-1147

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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