Chapin images : Jamaica 1937 (2)

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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].

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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.


  • Entomology
  • Plants
  • Botany


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


  • 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


Box 2