Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions, 1933-1935 : miscellaneous photographs (5 of 6)

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Abstract

The fifth folder of miscellaneous photographs document Waldo Schmitt's work during the Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions, 1933-1935. Some photographs have descriptions on the reverse. Subject matter includes rocky coastline; detail images of birds, their nests, and surrounding vegetation; fur seals; views of coastline from aboard ship; coral; island structures; candid images of participants; cacti; and reptiles. Locations include the vicinity of Ecuador in Galapagos Islands [Archipiélago de Colón] and Mexico (Tenacatita). Also mentions Socorro and Crater Lake.

Date Range

1933-1935

Start Date

1933

End Date

1935

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Topic

Zoology

Place

  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador
  • Tenacatita, Bahía
  • Mexico

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 91