William and Lucile Mann in British Guiana on a collecting trip for the National Zoological Park

ID: 79-11666

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1931

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7293, Box 18, Folder: British Guiana 1931

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Summary

William M. Mann, director of the National Zoological Park, and his wife, Lucile Quarry Mann in 1931. The Manns were on an expedition to British Guiana to collect animals, especially reptiles, for the National Zoological Park.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Mann, Lucile Quarry 1897-
  • Mann, William M. 1886-1960
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Lucile Quarry Mann discusses the trip in her oral history interview, RU 9513. Image is oval shape.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7293, Box 18, Folder: British Guiana 1931

Contact information

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

Date

1931

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Topic

  • Directors
  • Explorations and Expeditions
  • History
  • Women
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Women--History

Place

British Guiana

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

79-11666

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 5w x 7h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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