National Museum of Natural History (U. S.), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, curatorial records, 1932-1933, 1937-1939, 1942-1943

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Description

This collection consists of field notes of Captain Robert (Bob) A. Bartlett (1875-1946), an Arctic explorer who collected specimens for various museums, including the Smithsonian Institution. These field notes document expeditions to Greenland, Canada, and the Arctic, in which scientists collected birds' stomachs, plankton, fish and other specimens.

Date Range

1932-1933, 1937-1939, 1942-1943

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Topic

Place

  • Canada
  • Arctic Ocean
  • Greenland

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-118

Extent

1 box

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives