In the Shadow of Man Setting & Symbolism

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Nairobi, Kenya

The site where one must fly to reach the chimpanzee reserve.

Kigoma

The town nearest the chimpanzee reserve.

The Peak

Early in Goodall's studies, she watched the chimpanzee community from a hill-top she called the Peak.

Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania

The national park in Tanzania where Goodall studied the chimpanzee community.

Gombe Stream Chimpanzee Reserve

The area of the national park reserved for chimpanzees.

Camp

The initial area where Goodall rested between observations; she eventually lured some chimpanzees there with bananas.

The Feeding Station

Hugo and Goodall set up a feeding station away from camp to lure the chimpanzees in for regular study. The feeding station seems to have made the chimpanzees more aggressive.

Gombe Stream Research Center

When Goodall's research became well-known, she received the funds to found the Gombe Stream Research Center which housed a variety of research assistants.

Cambridge

Goodall received her...

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