Presidential Cruise of 1938 : notes, papers, memoranda, and related materials regarding the scientific results of the cruise (1 of 2)

ID: SIA RU007231

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1938

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Abstract

Notes, papers, memoranda, and related materials document Waldo Schmitt's participation in the Presidential Cruise of 1938. Materials cover the scientific results of the cruise. Subject matter includes annotated lists of species collected; lists of expenses; menus; specimens lists with locations; accounts of portions of the trip; and drafts of reports. Covers the locations visited during the cruise in the Galapagos [Archipiélago de Colón], Panama, Mexico, Costa Rica.

Date Range

1938

Start Date

1938

End Date

1938

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Topic

Zoology

Place

  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador
  • Panama
  • Mexico
  • Costa Rica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 95