Notes and newspaper clippings. (bound volume)

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The bound volume and news clippings document Waldo Schmitt's participation in the USBF Halibut Survey, 1914. Details covered include personnel, supplies and expenses; details about locations of samples taken; observations of Halibut behavior; observations of fishing practices; news clippings about local fishing industry; and anchorages. Newsclippings have been photocopied. Includes locations in Tillamook Bay in Oregon.

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  • Halibut
  • Zoology
  • Fishing industry


  • Oregon
  • Tillamook Bay
  • United States


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Clippings (information artifacts)

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 76 Folder 3