Johnson, Eldridge R. Fenimore, Smithsonian Institution Expedition, Caribbean, circa 1933

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This folder contains a typed specimen record and map of the first cruise of the Caroline, January-March 1933. The specimen report is typed on carbon paper with ink annotations. Entries include: tin tag numbers, date, name of object (fish, mollusk, mud, worms, etc.), locality. Also included in the folder is a map of the dredging and sounding stations of the first Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition, under director Paul Bartsch, 1933. The map depicts Puerto Rico and Hispaniola.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 26, 1933

End Date

Mar 09, 1933

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.




  • Puerto Rico
  • Hispaniola


  • 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