Arthur C. V. Schott

ID: 84-11387

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1860s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 20, Folder 15

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Summary

Arthur C. V. Schott (1814-1875) was a naturalist and artist. He worked for the United States Boundary Commission in 1851 as a "special scientific collector," and helped survey the boundary between Texas and Mexico. He also surveyed the native vegetation in Washington, D.C., and worked on the U.S. Coast Survey.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Schott, Arthur 1814-1875

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 20, Folder 15

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1860s

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Artists
  • Scientists
  • Portraits
  • United States Boundary Commission

Form/Genre

Photographic print

ID Number

84-11387

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 5.5w x 9.5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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