Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1960 : correspondence (2 of 2)

ID: SIA RU007231

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1960s

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Daiber, Franklin Carl
  • Carmichael, Leonard
  • Smithsonian-Bredin Expedition to Yucatan (1960)

Abstract

Correspondence documents the work completed during the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1960 [Smithsonian-Bredin Expedition to Yucatan (1960)]. Letters document film and photographs taken during the expedition, Franklin Daiber's participation, communication about his area of specialization and talks resulting from the expedition collecting. Daibar was an Associate Professor of Zoology at University of Delaware. Includes some correspondence sent from Waldo Schmitt to his wife. Correspondents include Franklin C. Daiber and Leonard Carmichael.

Date Range

1960

Start Date

Dec 15, 1960

End Date

Dec 15, 1960

Access Information

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Topic

Zoology

Place

  • Mexico
  • Yucatán, Península de
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Cozumel, Isla de

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 111