Doris Mable Cochran (1898-1968), measuring a turtle shell
Description: Doris Mable Cochran (1898-1968) of the United States National Museum Division of Reptiles and Amphibians studied the reptiles and amphibians of Central and South America and of the West Indies, especially Haiti. Cochran published a large number of popular articles and books on herpetology, and was also was an accomplished scientific illustrator.
Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer
Medium: Black and white photographic print
Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives
Accession number: SIA2009-0711