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Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
1 Item (Correspondence, 4.5 x 7 in.)
Item M006d
Archival materials
1891 March 17
Scope and Contents note:
Expresses gratification that the first edition of "Wild beasts, etc." was doing well, stating that he has shot seven tigers since 1 January and hoped for another the next day. He comments on the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition Rear Column controversy.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email for an appointment.
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Russell E. Train Africana collection
Russell E. Train Africana collection / 5: Manuscripts
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Smithsonian Libraries