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Creator

Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937

Abstract

The photographs document geological and botanical observations of Bohumil Shimek while in Texas and New Mexico. Photographs are undated and are grouped by number. They are each numbered and usually include typed descriptions listing a combination of location, type of formation, and type of plants. Subject matter includes plains, desert, cottonwoods, and lava beds. Locations are in Stratford, Texas, and Carrizozo desert, New Mexico.

Date Range

1903-1936

Start Date

1903

End Date

1936

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Geology
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • Texas
  • New Mexico
  • Stratford

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 5 Folder 1