Grampus, 3 volumes of field notes of William W. Welsh, 1915-1917, part 2 : 1916

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This volume is a journal of travel and field research activities on the vessel Grampus in 1916. There is no creator name in this volume, but the 1916-1917 volume of this set is attributed to W.W. Welsh. The Grampus trip began 18 July 1916; prior to that most activities recorded were in the area of Gloucester [Massachusetts] and included regularly recording the catch at Magnolia trap. Station numbers recorded from aboard the Grampus span from approximately 10340 to 10397. Data recorded include surface temperatures, catch, and fish lengths. Locations were in the Atlantic Ocean off the Massachusetts coast and the mid-Atlantic coast, as well as Long Island Sound.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 20, 1916

End Date

Aug 28, 1916

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.


  • Fishery sciences
  • Ichthyology


  • United States
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Massachusetts
  • Gloucester
  • Long Island Sound


  • 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