Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the East Coast of South America, 1925-1926 : Diary, vol. 3, 27 October 1925 - 1 February 1926

ID: SIA RU007231

Creator: Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the East Coast of South America, 1925-1926 Folders 13-15 Diary, 3 volumes, July 29, 1925 - February 1, 1926 (3 of 3)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1925-1926

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition (1925-1927)

Alternate Title

Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the East Coast of South America, 1925-1926 Folders 13-15 Diary, 3 volumes, July 29, 1925 - February 1, 1926 (3 of 3)

Abstract

Waldo Schmitt was a recipient of the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship. The third of three volumes documents his work during the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the East Coast of South America, during October 27, 1925 - February 1, 1926. Subject matter discusses weather, collecting efforts and sites, specimens, interactions with colleagues, personal and professional details. Locations appear to be throughout Uruguay and Brazil.

Date Range

1925-1926

Start Date

Oct 27, 1925

End Date

Feb 01, 1926

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Crustacea
  • Crustaceans

Place

  • South America
  • Brazil
  • Uruguay

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 78 Folder 1