J. F. Gates Clarke and Waldo LaSalle Schmitt

ID: SIA2011-1457 or 91-13156

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1956

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9555, Box 1, John Frederick Gates Clarke Oral History Interview

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Summary

On board the ship "Freelance", J. F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke, 1905-1990, left, and Waldo LaSalle Schmitt, 1887-1977, right, part of the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition of 1956, examine specimens they collected. . F. Gates (John Frederick Gates) Clarke, 1954-1963, was curator of Lepidoptera and Waldo LaSalle Schmitt, 1957-1977, was curator of Invertebrate Zoology, at the National Museum of National History.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Clarke, John Frederick Gates
  • Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Photograph included in the transcript of John Frederick Gates Clarke by Pamela M. Henson, March 26, 1986, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9555, Box 1, John Frederick Gates Clarke Oral History Interview

Contact information

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

Date

1956

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Invertebrate Zoology
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Specimens
  • Field Work
  • Employees
  • Expeditions
  • Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expedition of 1956
  • Entomologists
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2011-1457 or 91-13156

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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