Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1959 : photograph lists

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Creator

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

Abstract

The two books of photograph and slide lists document work completed during the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1959. The books list image information per film roll or slide, person who took photographs, and include image roll numbers with descriptions. Includes details such as names of individuals photographed, location, actions, or environment photographed. Includes examples of shorelines, images of expedition participants, vegetation, vessels used,and specimens (including crustaceans). Also includes lot number. First book includes notes locations in Trinidad, Martinique, Dominica and Barbuda. Second book covers Antigua and Tobago. Most of the second book is blank.

Date Range

1959

Start Date

1959

End Date

1959

Access Information

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Crustacea
  • Crustaceans

Place

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

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

2 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 111