Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the West Coast of South America, 1926-1927 : diary, vol. 5, March 7 - June 6, 1927

ID: SIA RU007231

Creator: Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the West Coast of South America, 1926-1927 : diary, volumes 4-5, January 16, 1927 - June 6, 1927 (2 of 2)

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1927

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 West Coast of South America, 1926-1927 : diary, volumes 4-5, January 16, 1927 - June 6, 1927 (2 of 2)

Abstract

The fifth of five diaries document Waldo Schmitt's work during Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the West Coast of South America, 1926-1927. Dates covers March 7 - June 6, 1927. Entries are dated and are journal style. Entries describe issues and incidents during travel; accommodations; opinions and observations about places and people; narratives; collecting specimens; and weather. Includes loose inserts. Locations include Brazil (Bahia) and the Falkland Islands.

Date Range

1927

Start Date

Mar 09, 1927

End Date

Jun 06, 1927

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Crustacea
  • Crustaceans

Place

  • South America
  • Brazil
  • Bahia
  • Falkland Islands

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 79 Folder 3