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Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 5w x 7.5h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Doris Holmes Blake (1892-1978), with her pet iguana on her shoulder sits at her desk. Blake was a coleopterist, who worked in the National Museum of Natural History's Department of Entomology from 1928 until 1933, and where she continued as an unpaid research associate until her death.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit7310, Box 36, Folder: 8