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Miscellaneous Ivory Files


Scope and Contents

This series of files includes correspondence, research data and field notes documenting Parker's study of and involvement with the ivory trade. Also included are the "Black Report" that he produced for Botswana in 1971, the "White Report" he produced in 1973, and the EBUR Report from 1974-1975. Related reports completed by Parker in 1979 and 1989 are filed separately under: the 1979 World Ivory Trade Study, and the Second World Ivory Trade Study. Photos found with these files have been separated and stored in the Photographs and Audiovisual group.


  • 1896-2012
  • Majority of material found within 1956-2004

Language of Materials

From the Collection:



The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 35.75 Linear feet (62 boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America