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Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 06-169

Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, circa 1970

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Title: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers
Dates: circa 1970
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 06-169
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of plates that Waldo L. Schmitt provided to the Dutch publishing firm, Antiquariaat Junk, which was interested in republishing his M.A. thesis, "The Marine Decapod Crustacea of California." In total there are 33 Schmitt plates plus 7 plates taken from work done by Mary Jane Rathbun, which was published as Bulletin 97 of the United States National Museum. For related correspondence see Record Unit 7231.

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This accession consists of plates that Waldo L. Schmitt provided to the Dutch publishing firm, Antiquariaat Junk, which was interested in republishing his M.A. thesis, "The Marine Decapod Crustacea of California." In total there are 33 Schmitt plates plus 7 plates taken from work done by Mary Jane Rathbun, which was published as Bulletin 97 of the United States National Museum. For related correspondence see Record Unit 7231, Box 41, Folder 12.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-169, Waldo L. Schmitt Papers

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Container List

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 31 (marked as Schmitt 40)

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 32 (marked as Schmitt 41)

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 36 (marked as Schmitt 43)

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 37 (marked as Schmitt 44)

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 69 (marked as Schmitt 47)

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 146 (marked as Schmitt 49)

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Rathbun, Bulletin 97, plate 154 (marked as Schmitt 50)

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Schmitt plates 11-15

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Schmitt plates 16-20

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Schmitt plates 21-25

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Schmitt plates 26-30

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Schmitt plates 31-35

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Schmitt plates 36-39

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Schmitt plates 42, 45-46, 48

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