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Accession 17-104

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

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1924-1927, 1930-1932, 1937, 1941-1942, 1961-1963

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: 1924-1927, 1930-1932, 1937, 1941-1942, 1961-1963
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 17-104
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of field notes of Waldo L. Schmitt (1887-1977), zoologist with the National Museum of Natural History. These materials document his research of crustaceans in the Dry Tortugas (Florida), the Bahamas, the Galapagos Islands, and Antarctica. Materials also include scientific illustrations, transcripts, publications, and maps.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of field notes of Waldo L. Schmitt (1887-1977), zoologist with the National Museum of Natural History. These materials document his research of crustaceans in the Dry Tortugas (Florida), the Bahamas, the Galapagos Islands, and Antarctica. Materials also include scientific illustrations, transcripts, publications, and maps.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-104, Waldo L. Schmitt Papers

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Container List

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Station Notes, Tortugas, Florida, 1924

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Field Notes, Tortugas, July 15-August 26, 1924

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Field Notes, Tortugas, July 15-August 26, 1924 [Transcript]

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Color Notes, Tortugas, June 7-August 21, 1924

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Color Notes, Tortugas, June 7-August 21, 1924 [Transcript]

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Field Notes, Tortugas (Notes transferred to diary), 1924

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Station Notes, Tortugas, 1925

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Field Notes, Tortugas, May 30-June 27, 1925

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Field Notes, Tortugas, May 30-June 27, 1925 [Transcript]

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Observations on Marine Life at Tortugas, Florida, 1925

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Field and Station Notes (Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship), South America, 1925-1927 [Transcript]

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Field Notes, Tortugas, July 9-August 18, 1930

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Field Notes, Tortugas, July 9-August 18, 1930 [Transcript]

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Station Notes and Annotated Map, Tortugas, 1930

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Color Notes, Tortugas, July-August 1930

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Color Notes, Tortugas, July-August 1930 [Transcript]

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Field Notes, Tortugas, June 17-August 7, 1931

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Station Notes, Tortugas, 1931

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Annotated Map, Tortugas, 1931-1932

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Field Notes, Tortugas, 1930-1931, June 15-August 8, 1932

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Field Notes, Tortugas, June 15-August 8, 1932 [Transcript]

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Field Notes, Tortugas, June 17-August 6, 1932

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Color Notes, Tortugas, June-July 1932

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Color Notes, Tortugas, June-August 1932 [Transcript]

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Station Notes, Tortugas, 1932

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Annual Report of the Tortugas Laboratory, 1932

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Field Notes, Tortugas (Notes transferred to diary), 1932

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Annotated Map, Tortugas, 1932

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Field Notes, Bahamas, 1937

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Diary - Trip to Panama and Galapagos Islands, April 1941 [Transcript]

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Diary - Galapagos Islands, June-July 1942 [Transcript]

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Field Notes, Bahamas, 1961 (2 folders)

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Field Notes, Antarctica, 1962-1963

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Site Investigations, Antarctica, 1962-1963

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Annotated Maps, Antarctica, 1962-1963

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Station Data and Collection Information, Antarctica, 1962-1963

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