2526 to 2585, hyd 825 to hyd 862

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Albatross covering station numbers D2526-D2585 and H825-H862, recorded 13 July to 20 September 1885. Data recorded include station number (no.), date, machine, turns, correction, depth, shot or lead, bottom, bottom temperature, number of thermometer, correction, corrected temperature, air temperature, surface temperature, drift, trawl or dredge, sounding wire readings, dredge rope readings, serial temperatures, and general remarks. A list of abbreviations is pasted to the title page. Remarks sometimes record types of specimens caught. Localities are not listed in this volume, but they were possibly traveling from Washington to Woods Hole; Grand Banks,Newfoundland; Virginia; and Delaware (based on the history of the ship's activities).

Date Range

1885

Start Date

Jul 13, 1885

End Date

Sep 20, 1885

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Ichthyology
  • Marine biology

Place

United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Logbooks

Accession #

SIA RU007184

Collection name

United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 5