Preparing Deer Group in Natural History

ID: 41670-B or MNH-41670B

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1950s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9516, Interview 7

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Summary

Three exhibit workers, Harry C. Harden kneeling, Charles R. Aschemeier standing left and Watson M. Perrygo standing on ladder, preparing the White-tailed Deer in Cypress Swamp group during the Exhibits Modernization Program in the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), during the 1950s.

Subject

  • Perrygo, Watson M. 1906-1984
  • Exhibits Modernization Program United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9516, Interview 7

Contact information

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

Date

1950s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Taxidermy
  • Natural history museums
  • Animals
  • Taxidermists
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Specimens
  • Employees
  • Exhibitions
  • Harden, Harry C
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • African Americans
  • Aschemeier, Charles R
  • Deer

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid
  • Exhibit

ID Number

41670-B or MNH-41670B

Physical description

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

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