John Alden Loring

ID: 21451 or NHB-21451

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Contact sheet

Date: 1900s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 16, Folder: 29

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Summary

Mammalogist John Alden Loring, a specialist in small mammals with the National Museum of Natural History, was one of three naturalists from the National Museum chosen to make the trip to Africa with Theodore Roosevelt in 1909.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Loring, John Alden
  • Roosevelt, Theodore 1858-1919
  • Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 16, Folder: 29

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1900
  • 1909-1910

Restrictions

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Topic

  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Portraits
  • Mammalogists
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Expeditions
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Mammalogists
  • Expeditions
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Portraits

Form/Genre

Contact sheet

ID Number

21451 or NHB-21451

Physical description

Color: Cyano type; Size: 3w x 5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Contact sheet

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