Havre de Grace, May 1 - May 7 (no year); trip on fishing vessel Crest from Boston, June 15 - July 4 (no year).

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Abstract

The notebook documents work completed near Havre de Grace, May 1 - May 7 (no year) and trip on fishing vessel Crest from Boston, June 15 - July 4 (no year). Dated entries are journal style, describing results of hauls (with types of specimens, sex, weight, and quantity), summaries of marine life information from local captains, daily work with times of day, and sketches of collecting apparatus. Specimens include a variety of fish and invertebrates.

Date Range

1911-1958

Start Date

1911

End Date

1958

Access Information

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • Havre De Grace
  • Boston

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 14