Alaska King Crab Investigation, 1940 : photographs (2 of 4)

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Abstract

Photographs document work completed by members of the Alaska King Crab Investigation, in which Waldo Schmitt took part. There are no descriptions on the reverse. Images show employees at canneries and processing facilities, bays of Alaska from ship, vistas of coastline, caught Alaska King Crab and other marine life; and images of the ships and details of ship rigging. Some images are duplicates. Locations are through out the vicinity of the Aleutian Islands of Alaska.

Date Range

1940

Start Date

1940

End Date

1940

Access Information

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Alaska King Crab

Place

  • United States
  • Aleutian Islands
  • Alaska

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 100