Louisiana, Texas and Florida, Grampus stations 10464-10487, February 14, 1917 - April 4, 1917

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Abstract

The notebook documents work completed off the coast of Louisiana, Texas and Florida, February 14, 1917 - April 4, 1917. Includes Grampus stations 10464-10487. The entries are ordered by stations numbers and date. Includes time of day data was collected, water depth and temperatures, bottom composition, weather, and fish counts (by type). Data for specimens covers type, quantity, and sometimes physical characteristics. Details the results of shrimp trawls. Specimens include a wide variety of fish and invertebrates. Locations include the vicinity of Sabine Pass and Bolivar Lighthouse, Texas, as well as Boca Grande, Florida.

Date Range

1917

Start Date

Feb 14, 1917

End Date

Apr 04, 1917

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • Sabine Pass
  • Boca Grande
  • United States
  • Texas
  • Louisiana
  • Florida
  • Point Bolivar Lighthouse

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 6 Folder 8