No 7, from d 5346 to d 5384, from h 4923 to 4927

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Albatross, dredge numbers 5346-5384, hydro numbers 4923 to 4927, 26 December 1908 to 08 March 1909. Data recorded include survey and dredge number (no.), date, sdg. machine, reel, lead, turns, correction, depth, sdg. cup, amt. bot'm sample, bottom, bottom temperature, number and make of thermometer, correction, bottom reading, corrected temperature, air temperature, surface temperature, density, wind, baromet., clouds, state of sea, weather, direction and force of current, tide, general locality, position, chart used, drift, depth of haul, apparatus and rig used, time towing, deck officer, recorder, sounding wire readings, dredge cable, and general remarks. Localities include China Sea, Sulu Sea, Tayabas Bay, Balayan Bay, and others.

Date Range

1908-1909

Start Date

Dec 26, 1908

End Date

Mar 08, 1909

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine biology

Place

  • East China Sea
  • Philippines
  • Balayan Bay
  • Sulu Sea
  • Tayabas Bay

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 7 Folder 2