Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927 : expense accounts and receipts

ID: SIA RU007231

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1925-1927

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)

Abstract

Typed and hand written expense accounts and receipts document Waldo Schmitt's work during the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927. Expenses are itemized by date, and include supplies and types of equipment used for collecting (with specific descriptions); meals; accommodations; and locations. In notes, includes an partial itinerary with locations with corresponding range of dates of visits.

Date Range

1925-1927

Start Date

1925

End Date

1927

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Crustacea
  • Crustaceans

Place

South America

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Receipts (financial records)

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 80 Folder 3