Report on the results of the survey by Waldo LaSalle Schmitt

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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.

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  • Halibut
  • Zoology
  • Fishing industry
  • Ichthyology


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


  • 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


Box 76 Folder 4