Chapin images : Jamaica 1937 (2)

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Abstract

Envelopes 72 - 85 include images (negatives and photographs) taken by Edward A. Chapin while he completed field work in Jamaica, 1937. Envelopes are labeled with subject matter and location. Subject matter includes vistas of landscapes, harbors, coastline, vegetation (listing type), colleagues' homes, and portraits of colleagues including Blackwelder. Includes images that were used in his field book in collection SIA Acc. 11-085. Locations include Kensworth, Lacovia, Liguanea Plain, Yallahs River, and Hope Gardens [Hope].

Date Range

1937

Start Date

1937

End Date

1937

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Entomology at 202-633-0990 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Entomology
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Liguanea Plain
  • Yallahs River
  • Lacovia
  • Jamaica
  • Hope

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Negatives (photographic)
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-446

Collection name

Edward A. Chapin photographs, Department of Entomology, 1936 - 1946

Physical Description

13 envelopes

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Dept. of Entomology

Sublocation

Box 2