Photographs - geological features (1)

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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.

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  • Geology
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • United States
  • New Mexico
  • Texas
  • Stratford


  • 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


Box 5 Folder 1