Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expedition, 1935 : diary, volume 2, January 20 - February 20, 1935

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The second volume of the diary documents Waldo Schmitt's work during the Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expedition, 1935. The dates covers January 20 - February 20, 1935. Entries are dated. Subject matter covers daily events, activities in port, collecting activities (dredging); interactions with participants; and anchorages. The locations in the vicinity of Ecuador including Isla Gorgona and Playa Blanca.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 20, 1935

End Date

Feb 20, 1935

Access Information

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  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador
  • Gorgona, Isla


  • 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


Box 87