Photograph album from West Indies field work, 1935-1937

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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.

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  • 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


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 19