Florida Investigations, Fish Hawk, 10 December 1912 - 18 January 1913, William W. Welsh

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The notebook documents the work of William W. Welsh during the Florida Investigations, on the Fish Hawk, 10 December 1912 - 18 January 1913. Includes a list of expenses. Entries are dated, and begin with location (sometimes station number), time, air and water temperatures, salinity, collecting activities, followed by observations of fauna and environment. Usually observed fish are referred to by common name. Locations mentioned include vicinity of Pensacola and Garden Key in Florida.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 10, 1913

End Date

Jan 18, 1913

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  • Zoology
  • Ichthyology


  • Pensacola
  • United States
  • Florida
  • Garden Key


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007187

Collection name

Isaac Ginsburg Papers, circa 1911-1919, 1924-1958

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 5 Folder 3