Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1959 : expense accounts and receipts

ID: SIA RU007231

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1959

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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The expense accounts and receipts document the work of Waldo Schmitt during the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1959. Includes a hand written itemized account of expenses listed chronologically. These includes transportation costs, meals and groceries, supplies, destinations (sometimes indicating specific locations on islands), and specimens purchased (sometimes indicating location of origin). Locations in the Caribbean include the vicinity of Trinidad, Tobago, Martinique, Barbuda, Antigua, and Indian River in Dominica.

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  • Tobago
  • Trinidad
  • Barbuda
  • Martinique
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Indian River
  • Antigua
  • Dominica


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Receipts (financial records)

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SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

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Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 110