Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions, 1933-1935 : miscellaneous photographs (1 of 6)

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The images document Waldo Schmitt's work during the Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions, 1933-1935. Some images have numbers or short descriptions and dates. Includes duplicates. Subject matter includes detail and general views of bird populations on shorelines; shoreline vegetation; portraits of individuals (colleagues and local inhabitants); excavation sites; flocks of birds; vegetation and arid terrain; fishermen at work; marine life collected; wildlife including reptiles, birds, penguins ; vistas of bays; ships aboard; and caves of Albermarle. Locations in South America include Albermarle [Isla Isabela], Panama, Peru, Chile (Isla Chatham), and Ecuador.

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  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador
  • Lima
  • Panama
  • Isabela, Isla
  • Chatham, Isla
  • Chile
  • Peru


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

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 91