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Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955, reel 23, film transfer with wet gate, 3/4" U-matic videotape, July 6, 1995, 53:00 minutes

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Collection name:
Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978
Physical Description:
Reference copy: 1 digital .wmv file (53 minutes)
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Motion pictures (visual work)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
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The motion picture documents Waldo Schmitt's work during the Smithsonian-Bredin Belgian Congo Expedition, 1955. The 53 minute motion picture exists as Reel 23; film transfer with wet gate; 3/4" U-matic videotape; July 6, 1995; and digital file. Includes closeup shots of insect specimens, local inhabitants fishing, collecting specimens along marshes, vistas of countryside, local communities (including major buildings), river ferries, river shorelines, traditional building huts, a dam, and ruins.
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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 Belgian Congo Expedition (1955)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project