Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, Acetate Negatives, 1932-1960 and undated
Waldo L. Schmitt's primary field of zoological investigation was carcinology, with special emphasis on the decapod crustaceans (the order that includes crabs, lobsters, and shrimp). This accession consists of acetate negatives of persons, specimens and documents.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Invertebrate zoology
- Marine invertebrates
- Collectors and collecting
- Scientific expeditions
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-161, Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, Acetate Negatives