Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1956 : photographs (2 of 2)

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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expeditions (1956-1959)

Abstract

The black and white photographs and negatives document the work of Waldo Schmitt during the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1956. Images have no captions. The subject matter includes candid images of expedition participants in the field; aboard ship; in port; local staff; collecting specimens along the shore; local markets; candid scenes of families; candid images of photographing specimens aboard ship. Locations in the Caribbean, though locations are are not specified. Some images are duplicates of those in folder 12

Date Range

1956

Start Date

1956

End Date

1956

Access Information

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Topic

Zoology

Place

Caribbean Sea

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 107