Prints of Peru highlands

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Abstract

The 12 black-and-white photographs were taken during the National Geographic Society Yale University Peruvian Expedition, 1915. For negatives, see Folder 24. There are descriptions on the reserve side of images. Subject matter includes Peru highlands, individuals and tents of the timberline camp, vegetation and terrain in the the vicinity of the camp of Chospyoc, Anta valley from Huarocondo. Includes a paper list of photograph numbers and descriptions. Locations include Torontoy, Chospyoc, Huarocondo River, and Cuzco in Peru.

Date Range

1915

Start Date

1915

End Date

1915

Access Information

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Topic

Place

  • Huarocondo, Río
  • Cuzco
  • Torontoy
  • Peru

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007179

Collection name

Edmund Heller Papers, circa 1898-1918

Physical Description

1 envelope

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 7 Folder 18