Relics and Selves

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Name:

Portrait of Carlos Berg

Person:

Berg, Carlos

Pub. place:

Buenos Aires

Publisher:

Date of Pub.:

Decade:

1890s

Country:

Argentina

Description:

German-born Berg, an entymologist, was direcotr of the National Museum of Natural Sciences, Buenos Aires, between 19892 and 1902.

Institution:

Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales 'Bernardino Rivadavia'

Medium & Display:

museums, photography

Present Material:

journal

Discourse:

natural history

Key Concept:

Contents:

fauna & flora, heroes, science