Smithsonian-Roebling Expedition to Cuba photographs, 1937 (2)

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Abstract

The black and white photographs document field work of Paul Bartsch during Smithsonian-Roebling Expedition to Cuba photographs during 1937. It is the second of two folders. The photographs include captions that record a combination of location information, subject matter, and names of individuals pictured. Images show coastlines and beaches; at sea; streets and buildings in Santiago [Santiago de Cuba], Cuba; members of the expedition; candid images of the Roebling family members and crew in Guantanamo, Cuba; wildlife including birds and lizards (identified by common name); vegetation; the vessel Jose Enrique.

Date Range

1937

Start Date

1937

End Date

1937

Access Information

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Topic

  • Marine Invertebrates
  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Invertebrates
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Cuba
  • Santiago de Cuba

Form/Genre

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

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-213

Collection name

Paul Bartsch Papers, 1907-1937, 1989

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 8