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Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 99
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Aleutian Islands
Shelikoff Bay
Alitak Bay
United States
Date Range:
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Miscellaneous materials document the processes and results of Waldo Schmitt's work during the Alaska King Crab Investigation, 1940. Materials include dated notes listing issues with work, equipment, locations, investigation participants, and methods and results of specimen collecting. There is more than one set of dated notes -- up to three related entries to a given date. There are drafts of correspondence for use of equipment in Alitak Bay. Locations are through out the Aleutian Islands of Alaska.
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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:
Alaska King Crab Expedition, 1940-1941
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project