Robert Platt report on voyage from Washington to South Carolina

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Abstract

Robert Platt report (35 pages) on voyage from Washington to South Carolina, December to April of an unknown year. The report describes aquatic life observed during this trip and discusses planted mollusks. One diagram is included between page 5 and 6. Localities include Battery Creek, Port Royal, Harbor River, and others.

Date Range

1800-1910

Start Date

1800

End Date

1910

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Mollusks
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • Port Royal Sound
  • United States
  • Harbor River
  • South Carolina
  • Battery Creek

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007461

Collection name

Collected notes, lists, catalogs, drawings, and manuscripts on mollusks, circa 1869-1920 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 14