Alaska King Crab Investigation, 1940 : photographs (4 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; there are numbers recorded on the front lower right hand corner. Subject matter includes group and individual images of investigation participants, examples of collected Alaska King Crab specimens (some with objects to denote size), loading supplies on to ship, and ships in port. Images may include photographs taken in Seattle, Washington and locations in the vicinity of 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

  • Seattle
  • 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