Photographs, Southern Trip, 1936 (12)

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Creator

Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937

Abstract

This is 12 of 13 envelopes of 6 photographs documenting Bohumil Shimek's travel and work in the southeast United States, 1936. Photographs are numbered and some include descriptions on the reverse side. Subject matter include examples of reforestation in Louisiana; examples of observed vegetation; fields cleared of trees; residence near Lake Charles, Louisiana; and trees in wetlands.

Date Range

1936

Start Date

1936

End Date

1936

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • Charles, Lake
  • Louisiana

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

6 black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 23 Envelope 12