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Alaska King Crab Investigation, 1940 : photographs (2 of 4)

Catalog Data

Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 100
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Black-and-white photographs
Aleutian Islands
United States
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Photographs document work completed by members of the Alaska King Crab Investigation, in which Waldo Schmitt took part. There are no descriptions on the reverse. Images show employees at canneries and processing facilities, bays of Alaska from ship, vistas of coastline, caught Alaska King Crab and other marine life; and images of the ships and details of ship rigging. Some images are duplicates. Locations are through out the vicinity of 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