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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Smithsonian-Bredin Expedition to Yucatan (1960)

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 images of fish and shell specimens; bays and harbors; sights and streets of towns visited; accommodations; images of reefs; candid images of participants; mangroves and other vegetation; caves. Locations in Mexico include the vicinity of Yucatán; Ascension Bay [Bahía de la Ascensión]; and Cozumel Island.

Date Range

1960

Start Date

1960

End Date

1960

Access Information

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Reefs
  • Zoology
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Mexico
  • Yucatán, Península de
  • Ascensión, Bahía de la
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Cozumel, Isla de

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 141