William T. Hornaday

ID: 19661 or MAH-19661

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Person, candid

Date: c. 1890

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 13, Folder: 39

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Summary

William Temple Hornaday, Chief Taxidermist of the United States National Museum from 1882, Curator of the Department of Living Animals, and the first Superintendent of the National Zoological Park, is seated in a chair and faces left.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Hornaday, William Temple 1854-1937
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 13, Folder: 39

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1890

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Curators
  • Taxidermists
  • Taxidermy

Form/Genre

Person, candid

ID Number

19661 or MAH-19661

Physical description

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

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