Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927 : photographs of Brazil (1 of 2)

ID: SIA RU007231

Creator: Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1925-1927

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Abstract

Black-and-white photographs document Waldo Schmitt's work during the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927. Some of the photographs are duplicates from other folders. Subject matter includes detail images of lobsters in the midst of rocks along the shoreline; fisherman in port and fishing; portraits of individuals; group portraits; children; vegetation; and different types of facilities. There are no markings on the backs of photographs; some have numbers on the front. Locations are through out Brazil.

Date Range

1925-1927

Start Date

1925

End Date

1927

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Topic

  • Crustacea
  • Zoology
  • Crustaceans

Place

  • South America
  • Brazil

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

74 black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 82