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Author:
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Subject:
Blake, Doris Holmes  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Entomology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Insects  Search this
United States National Museum Dept. of Entomology  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 5w x 7.5h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1978
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Summary:
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.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit7310, Box 36, Folder: 8
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Beetles  Search this
Insects  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Entomologists  Search this
Iguanas  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2010-1590
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13428