Slides : Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1960 (1 of 2)

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Abstract

Color slides document work completed by Waldo L. Schmitt during the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition, 1960 [Smithsonian-Bredin Expedition to Yucatan, 1960]. Some slides are labeled with number, date, location and sometimes description. Names are usually included for individuals pictured. Subject matter includes Mayan ruins; participants working aboard ship; beaches, reefs and other coastlines; participants collecting; anemones. Locations in Mexico include the vicinity of Península de Yucatán, Isla de Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, and Progreso.

Date Range

1960

Start Date

1960

End Date

1960

Access Information

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Topic

Zoology

Place

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

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Slides (photographs)

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 140 Folders 11-20