Typical Sertão, Bello Jardim, Brazil, 1924-25

ID: SIA2009-4235 and Chase 1762

Creator: Chase, Agnes 1869-1963

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1924-1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 229, Box 20, Photograph Album

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Summary

A view of typical sertão (Portuguese term for backcountry or backlands) at Bello Jardim, Brazil, from Mary Agnes Chase's 1924-1925 expedition to Brazil to collect botanical specimens for the United States National Herbarium at the Smithsonian. There is a woman standing in the field and buildings behind her.

Author

Chase, Agnes 1869-1963

Subject

  • Chase, Agnes 1869-1963
  • United States National Herbarium

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 229, Box 20, Photograph Album

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1924-1925

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Botanical specimens
  • Field Work
  • Bello Jardim, Brazil
  • Field trips
  • Plants
  • Landscapes
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Botany
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Expeditions
  • Botanists

Place

Brazil

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

SIA2009-4235 and Chase 1762

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 5w x 3h; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print

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