Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expeditions, 1933-1935 : photographs by William Randolph Taylor taken on 1934 expedition

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Abstract

The black and white photographs by William Randolph Taylor document the Hancock Pacific-Galapagos Expedition, during 1934. Images have numbers records on the front along the edge of the image. Subject matter includes images of islands from aboard ship; examples of trees and other vegetation observed, including detail images; shoreline terrain; commercial ports; birds, tortoises, marine life; and local officials. Locations include islands of the Galapagos [Archipiélago de Colón].

Date Range

1934

Start Date

1934

End Date

1934

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

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 90