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

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

The maps and charts were used during Waldo Schmitt's work collecting during the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927. Charts and maps include markings indicating locations, dates, and distances recorded. Most maps have notations and markings. Some maps are in Spanish. Locations include South America, Lima, Peru; Valparaiso, Chile; Juan Fernandez Island [Isla Róbinson Crusoe].

Date Range

1925-1927

Start Date

1925

End Date

1927

Access Information

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Crustacea
  • Crustaceans

Place

  • South America
  • Róbinson Crusoe, Isla
  • Lima
  • Valparaíso
  • Peru
  • Chile

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Charts (graphic documents)

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 8