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Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 108
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Société, Îles de la
French Polynesia
Tuamotu Islands
Date Range:
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Station data documents work completed by Waldo Schmitt during the Smithsonian-Bredin Society Islands Expedition, during April and May of 1957. List includes accession number, list of participating scientists, station numbers followed by date, time of day, description of environment, depth, island, and approximate location in reference to island. Additionally some descriptions detail type of line used, if coral reef present, vegetation present, when specimens taken and sometimes indicate types. Includes multiple locations through out French Polynesia Society Islands [Îles de la Société] and Tuamotu Islands.
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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:
Smithsonian-Bredin Society Islands Expedition, 1957
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project