Theodore Roosevelt

ID: 2002-32244

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. early 1900s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 19, Folder: 40

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Summary

Theodore Roosevelt dressed in expedition attire. In 1909 he led an expedition party for the Smithsonian to Africa. On this trip, Roosevelt collected natural history specimens for the United States National Museum (now National Museum of Natural History) and live animals for the National Zoological Park.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Roosevelt, Theodore 1858-1919
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • United States President
  • United States President (1901-1909 : Roosevelt)
  • United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The old negative number is SA-928, but that negative has been lost. More photos of Theodore Roosevelt in RU 95 Box 27 oversized.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 19, Folder: 40

Contact information

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

Date

c. early 1900s

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Collectors and collecting
  • Clothing and dress
  • Expeditions
  • Scientific expeditions

Place

Africa

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

2002-32244

Physical description

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

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