Schmitt, Waldo LaSalle, Antarctica, 1962-1963

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Abstract

This folder contains a map with the label "Biological stations, Antarctic expedition 1962-63, U.S.S. Staten Island and other, collector Dr. W.L. Schmitt." The map is of the northern half of the Palmer Peninsula [Antarctic Peninsula]. Station numbers 2 through 76 are plotted and labeled on the map; they are along the coast of the peninsula and islands off of the peninsula, including Adelaide, Anvers, and King George Islands. Also in the folder is a handwritten sheet with locality information, including geographic coordinates, for stations 5-63, 25-63, 29-63, 33-63, and 72-63. The date 4 February 1963 is recorded with station 25-63; the date 5 February 1963 is recorded with station 29-63.

Date Range

1962-1963

Start Date

1962

End Date

1963

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

Place

  • Antarctic Peninsula
  • Anvers Island
  • Adelaide Island
  • Antarctica
  • King George Island

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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 folder

Physical Location

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