No 8, cable survey, # 337 Dec 4th 1891, #386 Dec 14th 1891

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Albatross cable survey covering Hyd number 2990-3032 and no. 337 to 386 survey, recorded 4 to 14 December 1891. Some dredge numbers are included: 3473A-3776. Data recorded include survey and hydro 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. Localities are not listed in this volume, but the albatross was known to be traveling back and forth between San Francisco and the Hawaiian Islands (based on the history of the ship's activities).

Date Range

1891

Start Date

Dec 04, 1891

End Date

Dec 14, 1891

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine biology

Place

Pacific Ocean

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 4 Folder 5