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THEODORE ROOSEVELT - J.A. LORING, Naturalist - Col. E.A. MEARNS, U.S.A. retired, Surgeon - R.J. CUNNINGHAME GUIDE AND MANAGER

THE ROOSEVELT EXPEDITION. The party is called the Smithsonian African Expedition and has the object of securing specimens of the fauna and flora of mid-Africa. J. Alden Loring is an expert collector of small mammals and birds. Edmund Heller, another memb

American
1909
Publisher Arthur Capper (Topeka, Kansas)


Dimensions

Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.8756

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
“ROOSEVELT TOUR” PUBLISHED BY ARTHUR CAPPER, TOPEKA, KANSAS
COPYRIGHTED, 1909, BY ARTHUR CAPPER, TOPEKA , KANSAS.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder