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Album 2 Curacao and Venezuela, 1954
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Album 2 Curacao and Venezuela, 1954

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Contained In: Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Series: SIA RU007006

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

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Book

Material Type

Published material

Publication info

1953-1954

Subjects

Amazonas , Aragua , Chichiriviche , Curaçao , Field notes , Kempton, J. H. (James Howard), 1891-1970 , Netherlands Antilles , Ornis (Ship) , Ornithology , Phelps Expedition to Territory of Amazonas, Venezu , Photograph albums , United States National Museum , Venezuela , Willemstad , Yatua, Río

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https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.111156

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Title

Album 2 Curacao and Venezuela, 1954

Related Titles

Contained In: Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Series: SIA RU007006

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

By

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Genre

Book

Material Type

Published material

Publication info

1953-1954

Notes:

The photograph album documents Alexander Wetmore's work in Venezuela and Curaçao [Netherlands Antilles]. Alexander Wetmore traveled to the Amazonas territory of Venezuela in 1954 to take part in a ornithological expedition sponsored by William H. Phelps. Photographs include numbers, date, and caption with description and location. Subject matter includes views from the yacht Ornis; harbors; fisherman working on netting in Curaçao; examples of terrain (shorelines, lagoons, countryside); aerial photographs of Amazonas territory; the plane used over the Amazonas; expedition travel down the rivers of Amazonas; members preparing specimens; and camp sites. Locations include the vicinity of Willemstad (island of Curaçao), and (Venezuela) Aragua, Chichiriviche, Río Yatua. Includes photographs of Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen Wetmore, James H. Kempton, Kathleen D. Phelps, and William H. Phelps, Jr.

Subjects

Amazonas , Aragua , Chichiriviche , Curaçao , Field notes , Kempton, J. H. (James Howard), 1891-1970 , Netherlands Antilles , Ornis (Ship) , Ornithology , Phelps Expedition to Territory of Amazonas, Venezu , Photograph albums , United States National Museum , Venezuela , Willemstad , Yatua, Río

BHL Collections:

Smithsonian Field Books collection

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.111156

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title = {Album 2 Curacao and Venezuela, 1954 },
copyright = {No known copyright restrictions as determined by scanning institution.},
url = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/194532},
note = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/111156 --- The photograph album documents Alexander Wetmore's work in Venezuela and Curaçao [Netherlands Antilles]. Alexander Wetmore traveled to the Amazonas territory of Venezuela in 1954 to take part in a ornithological expedition sponsored by William H. Phelps. Photographs include numbers, date, and caption with description and location. Subject matter includes views from the yacht Ornis; harbors; fisherman working on netting in Curaçao; examples of terrain (shorelines, lagoons, countryside); aerial photographs of Amazonas territory; the plane used over the Amazonas; expedition travel down the rivers of Amazonas; members preparing specimens; and camp sites. Locations include the vicinity of Willemstad (island of Curaçao), and (Venezuela) Aragua, Chichiriviche, Río Yatua. Includes photographs of Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen Wetmore, James H. Kempton, Kathleen D. Phelps, and William H. Phelps, Jr.},
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author = {Wetmore, Alexander,},
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pages = {72},
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TY - BOOK
TI - Album 2 Curacao and Venezuela, 1954
UR - https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/194532
PY - 1953-1954
N1 - The photograph album documents Alexander Wetmore's work in Venezuela and Curaçao [Netherlands Antilles]. Alexander Wetmore traveled to the Amazonas territory of Venezuela in 1954 to take part in a ornithological expedition sponsored by William H. Phelps. Photographs include numbers, date, and caption with description and location. Subject matter includes views from the yacht Ornis; harbors; fisherman working on netting in Curaçao; examples of terrain (shorelines, lagoons, countryside); aerial photographs of Amazonas territory; the plane used over the Amazonas; expedition travel down the rivers of Amazonas; members preparing specimens; and camp sites. Locations include the vicinity of Willemstad (island of Curaçao), and (Venezuela) Aragua, Chichiriviche, Río Yatua. Includes photographs of Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen Wetmore, James H. Kempton, Kathleen D. Phelps, and William H. Phelps, Jr.
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KW - Amazonas
KW - Aragua
KW - Chichiriviche
KW - Curaçao
KW - Field notes
KW - Kempton, J. H. (James Howard), 1891-1970
KW - Netherlands Antilles
KW - Ornis (Ship)
KW - Ornithology
KW - Phelps Expedition to Territory of Amazonas, Venezu
KW - Photograph albums
KW - United States National Museum
KW - Venezuela
KW - Willemstad
KW - Yatua, Río
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