PORT 0051 Click for larger image
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Title William Beebe [picture].
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1932.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white, gelatin silver ; 8 x 9 in.
paper 8 x 9 in.
Call # PORT 0051
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Summary Caption: "William Beebe (1877) American naturalist and writer. He gained fame for his vivid accounts of tropical jungles, his explorations into the depths of the sea, and his study of birds, especially pheasants. ... He was born in Brooklyn. This picture shows him in 1932 surrounded by his staff ..." The woman on the far right is possibly his wife, the author, Elswyth Thane.
Note On verso: date inscribed: May 5.
Title from typed caption on verso.
Brooklyn Eagle.
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Indexes Folder: Portraits: Beebe, William and Mrs.
Subject Beebe, William, 1877-1962.
Naturalists -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.

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