Peru 1932

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Abstract

This item contains 38 black and white photographs Carriker took in Peru in 1932. Photographs depict local inhabitants, Carriker and company traveling, villages, and country side. Specific specimens are not depicted, but these photos were taken during the course of Carriker's collecting. Localities include Leymebamba. Carriker was possibly collecting for Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia at the time.

Date Range

1932

Start Date

1932

End Date

1932

Access Information

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Topic

Place

  • Leymebamba
  • Peru

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007297

Collection name

Melbourne Armstrong Carriker, Jr., Papers, 1901, 1907, 1909-1910, 1918, 1929-1965

Physical Description

38 black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 49