Vema cruise 9, April 1956

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This item consists of one bound logbook and some loose pages from a separate book. The bound book contains data from hauls completed on 22-24 April. Data from these hauls include miscellaneous notes, coordinates, vol. H20 filtered, depth, and sometimes temperature. The loose pages record data from hauls that took place between 13 March-18 April and record the following data: date, coordinates, direction, speed, net size and type, sky condition, time net in, time reaches max. depth, max. depth, time leaves max. depth, total time at max. depth, time net out, total time, remarks, and observations on haul.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 12, 1956

End Date

Apr 18, 1956

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  • Marine Biology
  • Plankton
  • Invertebrates
  • Marine biologists
  • Marine biology


  • South Atlantic Ocean
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • North Atlantic Ocean


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Logbooks

Accession #

SIA Acc. 09-008

Collection name

Allan W. H. Bé papers, circa 1953-1969

Physical Description

1 logbook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 11