Photograph album from West Indies field work, 1935-1937

ID: SIA Acc. 96-099

Creator: Blackwelder, Richard E.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1935-1937

Citation: Richard E. Blackwelder Papers, 1926-1964

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Abstract

This album contains photographs from Blackwelder's field research in the West Indies from 1935-1937. Some photos are labeled and numbers. Numbers on photos correspond to photo numbers referred to in Blackwelder's journal field notes. Locations depicted in these photographs include Saint Lucia, Barbados, Saint Vincent, Grenada, Carriacou, Tabago, Trinidad, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Saint Thomas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Jamaica. Other locations may be depicted, but unlabeled. Photos depict locations or collecting stations where Blackwelder conducted research and other photographs taken during his time in the West Indies.

Date Range

1935-1937

Start Date

1935

End Date

1937

Access Information

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Topic

Entomology

Place

  • Haiti
  • Puerto Rico
  • Saint Vincent
  • Carriacou
  • Grenada
  • Saint Lucia
  • Barbados
  • Guadeloupe
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Saint Thomas
  • Dominican Republic
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Martinique
  • Jamaica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA Acc. 96-099

Collection name

Richard E. Blackwelder Papers, 1926-1964

Physical Description

1 photograph album

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 19