Logbook of the Tomas Barrera (Cuban Expedition), May-June, 1914

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The Logbook documents the voyage of Tomas Barrera Expedition to Cuba in 1914. Entries are daily, dated, and details activities of expedition participants, way points of the voyage, weather, specimens collected, description of terrain, temperatures, geological cross sections, and methods of collecting. References tag numbers for specimens. Includes hand drawn maps of sites visited off the coast of Cuba, and some sketches of specimens. Locations in Cuba include Pan de Azucar, Punta Colorado, Cayo de la Lena, and Cabo San Antonio.

Date Range


Start Date

May 14, 1914

End Date

May 31, 1914

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  • Animals
  • Geology
  • Mollusks


  • Cuba
  • San Antonio, Cabo de
  • La Leña, Cayo de


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Logbooks

Accession #

SIA RU007075

Collection name

Henderson Family Papers, 1868-1923

Physical Description

1 logbook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 4 Item 1