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Alternate Title:
Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955 : correspondence (4 of 4)  Search this
Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 103
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Correspondence
Place:
Uganda
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Sudan
Date Range:
1955-1958
Start Date:
1955
End Date:
1958
Abstract:
The folder of correspondence (N-Z) documents the work of Waldo Schmitt during the Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955. Subject matter covers the film made of the expedition; preparations for travel; motion picture film list of locations and subject matter in film with dates; references to film taken; dealing with government officials; and expedition itinerary. Includes correspondents C. J. Pertuit, Alvina S. Schmitt (Mrs. Waldo LaSalle), Alexander Wetmore, and Frank Walter Weymouth. Deals with locations throughout the expedition from Sudan to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Crustaceans  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007231
Access Information:
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See more records from this collection:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
See more records associated with this person:
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Pertuit, C. J.
Schmitt, Alvina S.
Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978
Weymouth, Frank Walter
See more records associated with this expedition:
Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition (1955)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI1529