Presidential Cruise of 1938 : station data, typed copy

ID: SIA RU007231

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1938

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Presidential Cruise of 1938

Abstract

Station data documents locations and activities of the Presidential Cruise of 1938. The list has station numbers, date visited, location, collecting activities, and types of specimens collected. Includes a handwritten and typed copy. Locations include the vicinity of Magdalena Bay [Bahía Magdalena], Socorro Island [Isla Socorro], Mexico; and Galapagos Islands [Archipiélago de Colón]; Clipperton Island; Costa Rica; and Old Providence Island [Isla de Providencia].

Date Range

1938

Start Date

1938

End Date

1938

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Zoology

Place

  • Mexico
  • Costa Rica
  • Clipperton Island
  • Providencia, Isla de
  • Magdalena, Bahía
  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Socorro, Isla

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 95