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Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 74 Folder 12
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Black-and-white photographs
Jameson Land
Kejser Franz Joseph Fjord
Rathbone Ø
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The black and white photographs document Robert A. Bartlett's work for the department of Invertebrate Zoology of Smithsonian Institution during the Greenland Expedition of 1936. Photographs are numbered on the reverse side; these correspond with captions recorded on individual pieces of paper in the folder. Subject matter includes expedition participants collecting marine (fish and plankton) and botanical specimens; and preparing specimens on the deck of the ship; Eskimo children; crew working on the ship; participants collecting on beach coastlines; kayaks. Locations include Angmagssalik [Tasiilaq]; Jameson Land; Rathbone Ø; Kejser Franz Joseph Fjord; and Cape Tattersall.
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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
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946
See more records associated with this expedition:
Greenland Expedition of 1936
Bartlett Arctic Expeditions (1928-1947)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project