Chapin images : Colombia 1942

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Envelopes 104 - 136 include images (negatives) taken by Edward A. Chapin while he completed field work in Colombia, 1941. Envelope labels note subject matter and location. Subject matter includes views of vistas from Bogotá, group portraits (some with individuals identified), city streets, universities in Bogotá, local staff at work, colleagues, statues and local sites, and agricultural experiment stations. Includes images that were used in his field book in collection SIA Acc. 11-085. Locations include but not limited to Cali, Guasca, Guayatá, Pacho, and Palmira.

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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


  • Colombia
  • Cali
  • Guasca
  • Guayatá
  • Palmira
  • Pacho
  • Bogotá


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Negatives (photographic)

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-446

Collection name

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

Physical Description

32 envelopes

Physical Location

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


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