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Meet Smithsonian Ornithologist Sahas Barve

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-01-29T18:40:13.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
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Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
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Portrait of Ornithologist

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 13.335 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
ambrotype
photograph
Object Type:
photographs
Subject:
Birds  Search this
Portraits  Search this
ID Number:
1988.0389.03
Accession number:
1988.0389
Catalog number:
1988.0389.03
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-58d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1335835

John J. Audubon, The great ornithologist, 1861

Object Name:
Cartes-de-visite
ID Number:
1995.0231.211.45
Catalog number:
1995.0231.211.45
Accession number:
1995.0231
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-dacd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1027974

Correspondence bearing on the history of ornithologist M.A. Carriker Jr. and the use of arsenic in preparation of museum specimens

Author:
Olson, Storrs L.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2007
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Vertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_98117

American Ornithologists' Union

Obverse designer:
French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Reverse designer:
French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
struck (overall production method)
gold (overall metal)
oval (overall shape)
Measurements:
overall:;
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1919
Credit Line:
SI Transfer, Property: SI SA
ID Number:
1988.0202.0006
Catalog number:
1988.0202.0006
Accession number:
1988.0202
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-a42c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1116677

John James Audubon

Artist:
John Sartain, 24 Oct 1808 - 25 Oct 1897  Search this
Copy after:
Frederick Cruickshank, 1800 - 1868  Search this
Sitter:
John James Audubon, 26 Apr 1785 - 27 Jan 1851  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 13.9 x 8.8 cm. (5 1/2 x 3 7/16")
Sheet: 23.9 x 15.3 cm. (9 7/16 x 6")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1835
Topic:
John James Audubon: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John James Audubon: Male  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
John James Audubon: Literature\Writer\Nature writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.9
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a3baed7b-0cc4-4fc8-b231-e25182f0bc93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.9
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American Ornithologists Union

Container:
Box 12 of 68
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-024, American Zoo and Aquarium Association, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 12
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa96-024-refidd1e2389

John James Audubon

Artist:
Joy Buba, 1904 - 1998  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John James Audubon, 26 Apr 1785 - 27 Jan 1851  Search this
Medium:
Cast stone
Dimensions:
21.6cm (8 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Mask  Search this
John James Audubon: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John James Audubon: Male  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
John James Audubon: Literature\Writer\Nature writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.77.110
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c50c66b4-a717-4df9-a254-bc47bc100e86
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.110

John James Audubon

Alternate Title:
Gallery of Illustrious Americans
Artist:
Francis D'Avignon, 29 Oct 1813 - c. 1871  Search this
Copy after:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
John James Audubon, 26 Apr 1785 - 27 Jan 1851  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 28 x 24.3 cm (11 x 9 9/16")
Sheet: 37.6 x 27.5 cm (14 13/16 x 10 13/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1850
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
John James Audubon: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John James Audubon: Male  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
John James Audubon: Literature\Writer\Nature writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.69.65
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b1f3bbdf-b9c5-4ace-9477-1c678973f473
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.69.65
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John James Audubon

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John James Audubon, 26 Apr 1785 - 27 Jan 1851  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15.9 x 10.5 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/8")
Sheet: 28 x 20.5 cm (11 x 8 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
John James Audubon: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John James Audubon: Male  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
John James Audubon: Literature\Writer\Nature writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.97.230
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46d2cd604-0624-4593-96cf-c02adf5a20bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.97.230
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Edward Howe Forbush

Artist:
Garnet W. Jex, 1895 - 1979  Search this
Copy after:
E. A. Rau, 22 Jul 1848 - 1932  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Howe Forbush, 1858 - 1929  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 37.6 × 27.9 cm (14 13/16 × 11")
Mount: 42.3 × 33.3 cm (16 5/8 × 13 1/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1920-1929
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Edward Howe Forbush: Male  Search this
Edward Howe Forbush: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum of Natural History
Object number:
S/NPG.67.57
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47aa42a28-665a-4638-9170-3a35f1a1d743
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.57

John James Audubon

Artist:
Jules Lion, 1810 - 9 Jan 1866  Search this
Copy after:
Frederick Cruickshank, 1800 - 1868  Search this
Sitter:
John James Audubon, 26 Apr 1785 - 27 Jan 1851  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15.5 x 16cm (6 1/8 x 6 5/16")
Sheet: 25.2 x 20cm (9 15/16 x 7 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1860
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
John James Audubon: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John James Audubon: Male  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
John James Audubon: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
John James Audubon: Literature\Writer\Nature writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.208
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41ecb65ef-398d-4623-a29b-02ea16f8ae74
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.208
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Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union, 1986

Container:
Box 3 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-028, Correspondence
See more items in:
Correspondence
Correspondence / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa14-028-refidd1e7404

Karl Priebe

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Karl Priebe, 1 Jul 1914 - 6 Jul 1976  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.4cm x 13.7cm (3 5/16" x 5 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Postcard  Search this
Karl Priebe: Male  Search this
Karl Priebe: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Karl Priebe: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  Search this
Karl Priebe: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
Karl Priebe: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Director  Search this
Karl Priebe: Visual Arts\Artist\Animal artist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.95.364
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Carl Van Vechten
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f00cd2c6-574c-4792-ace6-ad6abfa6381d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.95.364

S. Dillon Ripley

Artist:
Michael Arthur Worden Evans, 1944 - 1 Dec 2005  Search this
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 55.6cm x 44.9cm (21 7/8" x 17 11/16")
Sheet: 60.5cm x 50.7cm (23 13/16" x 19 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1984
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Male  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Portrait Project, Inc.
Object number:
S/NPG.92.269
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42c40d8c5-af03-45f4-b418-ff49b4efcf79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.92.269

S. Dillon Ripley

Artist:
Giacomo Manzù, 1908 - Jan 1991  Search this
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
27.9 cm (11")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1974
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Male  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2011.151
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44cf642c2-9ca7-4fb4-bd89-3e97e48a61da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2011.151

S. Dillon Ripley

Artist:
Robert Winthrop White, 19 Sep 1921 - 21 Sep 2002  Search this
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 32.2 × 23.2 cm (12 11/16 × 9 1/8")
Sheet: 33 × 24.5 cm (13 × 9 5/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1964
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Male  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of S. Dillion Ripley
Object number:
S/NPG.84.232
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d3416181-76c7-4d6e-89d4-ab2d0e162cd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.84.232

S. Dillon Ripley

Artist:
Una Hanbury, 1904 - 9 Feb 1990  Search this
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
47.6 cm (18 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1977
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Male  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2011.150
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42318cf5f-4210-47da-8103-2102d9af370b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2011.150

Alexander Wilson

Artist:
John James Barralet, 1747 - 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander Wilson, 6 Jul 1766 - 23 Aug 1813  Search this
Medium:
Stipple and line engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12.5 x 9.9cm (4 15/16 x 3 7/8")
Sheet: 23.2 x 20.3cm (9 1/8 x 8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1814
Topic:
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Male  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Education\Founder\School  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.34
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f319a5d2-c469-4c71-a50b-a893a7c77667
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.34
Online Media:

Alexander Wilson

Artist:
Garnet W. Jex, 1895 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander Wilson, 6 Jul 1766 - 23 Aug 1813  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 32 × 26 cm (12 5/8 × 10 1/4")
Sheet: 37.5 × 28 cm (14 3/4 × 11")
Mount: 40 × 30.7 cm (15 3/4 × 12 1/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
July 1926
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Male  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Alexander Wilson: Education\Founder\School  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum of Natural History
Object number:
S/NPG.67.62
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c55f7b82-0bf6-4048-a4e6-738a6fb89fdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.62

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