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Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927 : photographs of Faulklands (1 of 3)

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Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
40 black-and-white photographs
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 82
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Falkland Islands
South America
Date Range:
1925-1927
Start Date:
1925
End Date:
1927
Abstract:
Black-and-white photographs document Waldo Schmitt's work in the Faulklands [Falkland Islands] during the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expeditions to the East and West Coasts of South America, 1925-1927. Some photographs are duplicates. Subject matter includes pastures and herds of sheep; penguins and their nests; marine mammals on the coastline; candid images of local inhabitants at work in countryside and on the docks; sheep on dock; views aboard ship; and vegetation of shorelines.
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Crustaceans  Search this
Penguins  Search this
Marine mammals  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
See more records associated with this expedition:
Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition (1925-1927)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI1242