Report on the results of the survey by Waldo LaSalle Schmitt

ID: SIA RU007231

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1914

Citation: Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

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Abstract

The Report, written by Waldo Schmitt, describes "character of fishing grounds, especially those for halibut, the abundance of fish thereon and the season at which they occur." The report discusses voyages of the Albatross, operations, facilities, and approaches of fisherman in areas of Grays Harbor, Tillamook Bay, Newport, Heceta Bank and Coos Bay in Oregon. Also includes details about a variety of other fish in the area.

Date Range

1914

Start Date

1914

End Date

1914

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Topic

  • Halibut
  • Zoology
  • Fishing industry
  • Ichthyology

Place

  • Oregon
  • Heceta Bank
  • Tillamook Bay
  • United States
  • Coos Bay
  • City of Newport

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Reports

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

1 report

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 76 Folder 4