Photographs, negatives, and glass plate negatives concerning the Navy Surveying Expedition to the Phoenix and Samoan Islands, 1939

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Abstract

This folder contains photographs and negatives taken by or belonging to L. P. Schultz, from the Navy Surveying Expedition to the Phoenix [Kiribati] and Samoan Islands, 1939. There are 4 envelopes containing approximately 50 black-and-white photographs. The photographs depict: fish specimens, specimens in the field, landscapes, coral reefs, people, vessels, islands, and buildings. Includes portraits of L. P. Schultz near Bishop and on the U.S.S. Bushnell. Photographs are undated and most lack identifying information.

Date Range

1939

Start Date

1939

End Date

1939

Access Information

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Topic

Ichthyology

Place

  • Kiribati
  • Samoa

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA RU007222

Collection name

Leonard Peter Schultz Papers, circa 1915-1970, with related papers from 1899

Physical Description

30 items

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 31 Folder 2