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Akeley, Carl Ethan 1864-1926

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Works: 96 works in 191 publications in 4 languages and 3,742 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Classification  Anecdotes  Records and correspondence  Sources  History  Biography  Archives 
Roles: Photographer
Classifications: DT361, 910.8
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Most widely held works by Carl Ethan Akeley
In brightest Africa by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
27 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lions, gorillas and their neighbors by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
9 editions published between 1932 and 1933 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taxidermy and sculpture: the work of Carl E. Akeley in Field Museum of Natural History by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventures in the African jungle by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
8 editions published between 1930 and 1946 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary L. Jobe Akeley has here assembled narratives which her husband delighted to relate and others compiled from his field notes, and added chapters recounting joint adventures and a few of her own experiences
Lion spearing by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1920 and 1926 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simba ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records Martin and Osa Johnson's expedition to East Africa, 1923-1928, the chief purpose of which was to capture on film the rapidly disappearing African wildlife as well as East African peoples and their customs. Includes footage of elephants, giraffes and lions
Im hellsten Afrika by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
5 editions published in 1925 in German and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new ibis from Mt. Kenia, British East Africa by Frank M Chapman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National Geographic : el mundo en imágenes ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simba the king of beasts, a saga of the African veldt by Martin Johnson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1928 and 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Records Martin and Osa Johnson's expedition to East Africa, the chief purpose of which was to capture on film rapidly disappearing African wildlife as well as East African peoples (Samburu, Dorobo, etc.) and their customs. Includes extensive footage of elephants, giraffes and lions. Also shown is the lion-spearing ceremony perfomed by the Lumbwa (part of this sequence was filmed by Carl Akeley and Alfred J. Klein). The film begins with an introduction by Martin and Osa Johnson in formal attire
Carl Akeley's Africa; the account of the Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy African Hall Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History by Mary L. Jobe Akeley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the gorilla trail by Mary Hastings Bradley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers by Henry Fairfield Osborn ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection consists of corrrespondence, published papers, unpublished manuscripts, academic papers, research subjects, books, a letter press book, and other miscellaneous material
The work of Carl E. Akeley in Field Museum of Natural History by Carl Ethan Akeley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers by Mary L. Jobe Akeley ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers relate to Mary Jobe Akeley and her husband Carl E. Akeley. Boxes 1-3 of the 1977 accession include biographical data, correspondence, expedition journals and notes, museum activity records, printed or draft articles and personal items, among them a great deal of material on the sculpture of a lion that Carl designed as a monument to Theodore Roosevelt. Boxes 4-7 include newspaper clippings, primarily of articles by or about the Akeleys, some dealing with gorillas, others with people, expeditions, game hunting, and animals. The 1992 accession includes one folder received in 1978 from Art Greenham of Projection. The 1967 accession consists of 11 boxes of unprocessed mateiral
Beyond adventure; the lives of three explorers by Roy Chapman Andrews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theodore Roosevelt : in memoriam : [articles ( )
1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Master classics ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carl Akeley and his work by Clyde Fisher ( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meandering in Africa ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the AMNH Akeley African Expedition to the Belgian Congo (Zaire) to collect gorilla specimens in 1921 and 1922. Views of Victoria Falls, dancing Batwa peoples and the Nyamlagira volcano crater are shown. There are several views of African birds and mammals, including footage of gorilla nests at Mount Karisimbi (significant because it is the first footage of wild gorillas ever made). The film concludes with panning shots of Mount Mikeno, which became the background for the gorilla diorama in the AMNH Akeley Hall of African Mammals
 
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Alternative Names
Akelen, Carl E.
Akeley, C. E.
Akeley, Carl, 1864-1926
Akeley, Carl E.
Akeley, Carl E., 1864-1926
Carl Ethan Akeley
Languages
English (115)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
Vietnamese (1)
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