Chapin images : Jamaica 1941

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Creator

Chapin, Edward A.

Abstract

Envelopes 86 - 103 include images (negatives and photographs) taken by Edward A. Chapin while he completed field work in Jamaica, 1941. Envelope labels note subject matter and location. Subject matter includes images of individuals (identified by name), river coastlines, residences, insectary and structures at Hope Gardens, bays, local staff, detail images of vegetation (mango, akee). Locations include Kensworth, Hope Gardens, Blue mountains (Cinchona), and vicinity of Kingston.

Date Range

1941

Start Date

1941

End Date

1941

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

  • Plants
  • Entomology
  • Botany

Place

  • Blue Mountains
  • Hope
  • Jamaica
  • Kingston

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

17 envelopes

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 2