Waldo L. Schmitt papers, 1924-1927, 1930-1932, 1937, 1941-1942, 1961-1963

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Description

This collection consists of field notes of Waldo L. Schmitt (1887-1977), zoologist with the National Museum of Natural History. These materials document his research of crustaceans in the Dry Tortugas (Florida), the Bahamas, the Galapagos Islands, and Antarctica. Materials also include scientific illustrations, transcripts, publications, and maps.

Date Range

1924-1927, 1930-1932, 1937, 1941-1942, 1961-1963

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Topic

  • Crustacea
  • Animalia
  • Crustaceans

Place

  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Cuba
  • Dry Tortugas
  • Sounth Shetland Islands
  • Antarctica
  • Florida
  • Mexico, Gulf of
  • Bahamas

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-104

Extent

1 box

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives