Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions, 1933-1935 : photographs by Harold W. Maunter

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Abstract

Black and white photographs are document Waldo Schmitt's work during the Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expedition, 1933-1935. Photographs were taken by Harold W. Maunter. On the reverse side of some photographs are descriptions and year taken. Includes duplicates. Subject matter covers farms in the Galapagos Islands, examples of vegetation and terrain, local inhabitants and participants at work; participants collecting specimens on coast; birds observed; structures made out of local materials; and expedition equipment including vessels. Locations are in the Galapagos Islands [Archipiélago de Colón].

Date Range

1933-1935

Start Date

1933

End Date

1935

Access Information

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Topic

Zoology

Place

  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 89