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Hancock South America Expedition, 1939 : diary, March 16 - May 6, 1939
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Hancock South America Expedition, 1939 : diary, March 16 - May 6, 1939

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Contained In: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Series: SIA RU007231

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

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Book

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1939

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Caledonia, Bahía de , Colombia , Crustaceans , Diary , Field notes , Hancock South America Expedition (1939) , Magdalena , Panama , Puerto Colombia , Trinidad , Zoology

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https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.132158

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Title

Hancock South America Expedition, 1939 : diary, March 16 - May 6, 1939

Related Titles

Contained In: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Series: SIA RU007231

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

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Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977

Genre

Book

Material Type

Published material

Publication info

1939

Notes:

The diary documents Waldo Schmitt's work during the Hancock South America Expedition, 1939. It covers the dates March 16 - May 6, 1939. Entries are dated and journal style. Travel and daily activities are recorded from his departure from New York. Locations are sometimes listed at the beginning of entries. Subject matter discusses interactions and meetings with colleagues, their family members, and expedition participants; daily expenses and activities; collecting locations; details about crew; descriptions of terrain and vegetation of destinations; interactions with local inhabitants while working in the field; and notes in the back of the notebook. locations visited include the vicinity of Panama (Caledonia Bay), Colombia (including Puerto Colombia and Magdalena River), and Trinidad.

Subjects

Caledonia, Bahía de , Colombia , Crustaceans , Diary , Field notes , Hancock South America Expedition (1939) , Magdalena , Panama , Puerto Colombia , Trinidad , Zoology

BHL Collections:

Smithsonian Field Books collection

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English

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.132158

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title = {Hancock South America Expedition, 1939 : diary, March 16 - May 6, 1939 },
copyright = {No known copyright restrictions as determined by scanning institution.},
url = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/227527},
note = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/132158 --- The diary documents Waldo Schmitt's work during the Hancock South America Expedition, 1939. It covers the dates March 16 - May 6, 1939. Entries are dated and journal style. Travel and daily activities are recorded from his departure from New York. Locations are sometimes listed at the beginning of entries. Subject matter discusses interactions and meetings with colleagues, their family members, and expedition participants; daily expenses and activities; collecting locations; details about crew; descriptions of terrain and vegetation of destinations; interactions with local inhabitants while working in the field; and notes in the back of the notebook. locations visited include the vicinity of Panama (Caledonia Bay), Colombia (including Puerto Colombia and Magdalena River), and Trinidad.},
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