Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955 : miscellaneous notes (2 of 4)

ID: SIA RU007231

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1955

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Abstract

Includes assorted notes about collecting various types of specimens and requests of Smithsonian departments during the Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955, led by Waldo Schmitt. Includes notes about observations and information about local inhabitants, notes about fish and wildlife observed, list of research stations visited, itinerary version with notes after locations visited, and drafts of correspondence about film and expedition arrangements.

Date Range

1955

Start Date

1955

End Date

1955

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Topic

Zoology

Place

Congo, Democratic Republic of the

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 105