Alexander, A.B., notes, 1892-1904

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Abstract

In this volume, A.B. Alexander records field notes during various expeditions from 1 August 1892 to August 1904. Localities include Alaska, the North Pacific Ocean, the Bering Sea, and Hawaii. Notes are from localities at sea and on land; at-sea notes are on board the Albatross and other ships. In addition to date and locality, notes include a variety of information, such as weather, research and travel activities, contact with other ships in the area, observations of marine mammals, and general overviews of catch from fish sampling efforts. It appears that no field numbers are included in the volume.

Date Range

1892-1904

Start Date

Aug 01, 1892

End Date

Jul 31, 1904

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Fishes at (301) 238-1736 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Animals
  • Ichthyology
  • Mammals
  • Marine mammals

Place

  • Bering Sea
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Alaska
  • Pacific Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007220

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.), collected notes, lists, catalogs, illustrations, and records on fishes, circa 1835-1974 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Fishes