International Indian Ocean Expedition (Te Vega): itinerary, 1963

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Abstract

Administrative papers and correspondence to and from Joseph Rosewater regarding the International Indian Ocean Expedition in Singapore and Malaysia on the Te Vega. Also included are itineraries, and several pages of a journal in which Rosewater summarizes the events of each day including what was collected and where. Rosewater seems to collect mostly mollusks during this trip. Localities include Loyang [sic] [probably Layang] and the Strait of Jahore [or Jahor].

Date Range

1963

Start Date

1963

End Date

1963

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Mollusks
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • Singapore
  • Johore Strait
  • Layang Layang
  • Malaysia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007413

Collection name

Joseph Rosewater papers, 1928-1985

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 44