Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries) Search this
1900 - 1986
Scope and Contents note:
The series contains several materials from events relating to the installation of the Fénykövi Elephant in the National Museum of Natural History. Also includes a scrapbook compiled by Stuart Hall Hill who was an assistant to Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919).
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 AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.