Waldo Schmitt and Luedenwaldt

ID: 94-12233

Creator: Unknown (street vendor)

Form/Genre: Card photograph

Date: 1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7231, Box 81

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Photo-postcard of Waldo LaSalle Schmitt and Dr. Luedenwaldt standing in front of a pool of water in a park in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The postcard was sent to Mary Jane Rathbun at the United States National Museum. Waldo Schmitt went on numerous field trips to South America to collect marine invertebrates.


  • Rathbun, Mary Jane 1860-1943
  • Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology (Echinoderms)
  • United States National Museum


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Color: Black and White; Size: 3.5w x 5.5h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Card photograph

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