Sparks, Richard D.

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Richard D. Sparks was a treasurer of Sparks Milling Company, Alton, Illinois, and an animal rights advocate for gorillas.

From the guide to the Richard D. Sparks gorillas papers, 1925-1962, (University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections)

Treasurer of Sparks Milling Company, Alton, Illinois, and animal rights advocate for gorillas.

From the description of Richard D. Sparks gorillas papers, 1925-1962 (bulk 1931-1932). (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 28998631

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referencedIn Yerkes, Robert Mearns, 1876-1956. Robert Mearns Yerkes papers, 1822-1985 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Robert Mearns Yerkes papers, 1822-1985 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Yerkes, Robert Mearns, 1876-1956. Robert Mearns Yerkes papers, 1822-1985 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Sparks, Richard D. Richard D. Sparks gorillas papers, 1925-1962 (bulk 1931-1932). University of Arizona Libraries
creatorOf Richard D. Sparks gorillas papers, 1925-1962 University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
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associatedWith Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926. person
correspondedWith Akeley, Mary L. Jobe, b. 1886 person
associatedWith American Museum of Natural History. corporateBody
correspondedWith Benchley, Belle Jennings, 1882- person
correspondedWith Bingham, Harold C., 1888- person
associatedWith Burbridge, Benjamin, 1880- person
associatedWith Johnson, Martin, 1884-1937. person
associatedWith Spicer-Simson, Theodore. person
associatedWith Yerkes, Robert Mearns, 1876-1956. person
associatedWith Zoological Society of San Diego. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Congo (Democratic Republic)
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Mbongo (Gorilla)
Wild animal collecting
Gorilla--Articles
Ngagi (Gorilla)
Gorilla--Photographs
Congo (Gorilla)
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Active 1925

Active 1962

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