J. F. G. Clarke Examines Microlepidoptera

ID: 91-14035

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1950s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9555, Box 1, John Frederick Gates Clarke Oral History Interview

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Summary

J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke (1905-1990), Curator of Lepidoptera, sits at microscope examining a collection of Microlepidoptera. There is a box of specimens on the table next to him.

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Photograph included in the transcript of John Frederick Gates Clarke by Pamela M. Henson, March 19, 1986, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, 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

c. 1950s

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Topic

  • Lepidopterists
  • Laboratories
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Lepidoptera
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Specimens
  • Employees
  • Microscopes
  • National Collections
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

91-14035

Physical description

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

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