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National Zoological Park (U.S.) Department of Zoological Research  Search this
Buechner, Helmut K (Helmut Karl)  Search this
Eisenberg, John Frederick  Search this
Kleiman, Devra G  Search this
Boness, Daryl J  Search this
Xanten, William A  Search this
Friends of the National Zoo (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection descriptions
Motion pictures (visual works)
circa 1966-1984
Electronic List in accession file.
Item List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
By species
This accession consists of records documenting behavioral observations of animals at the National Zoological Park. Species documented in this accession include bush dogs, crab-eating foxes, giant pandas (by Devra G. Kleiman and William A. Xanten), lesser pandas, Asian elephants (by John Eisenberg), Tasmanian devils, giraffes, Nile hippopotamus, Indian rhinoceros (by Helmut K. Buechner), spectacled bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sloth bears (by Daryl J. Boness), polar bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sable antelope (by Helmut K. Buechner), bongos, dik diks, oryx, duikers, and golden lion tamarins (by Helmut K. Buechner). Materials include raw and edited audio, film, and video footage. Materials also include a Friends of the National Zoo training video which includes clips from the Dept. of Zoological Research observations as well as a few lecture recordings.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Animal behavior  Search this
Antelopes  Search this
Bears  Search this
Dik-diks  Search this
Duikers  Search this
Elephants  Search this
Foxes  Search this
Giant panda  Search this
Giraffe  Search this
Golden lion tamarin  Search this
Hippopotamus  Search this
Indian rhinoceros  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Oryx  Search this
Polar bear  Search this
Red panda  Search this
Sable antelope  Search this
Spectacled bear  Search this
Tasmanian devil  Search this
Training  Search this
Wild dogs  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoology--Research  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-158
See more items in:
Animal Research Records 1954, 1962-2014 [National Zoological Park (U.S.) Center for Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives