No 1 lower California cruise, 1911, dr 5673-5699, hy 4938-4950

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Albatross, dredge numbers 5673-5699, hydro 4938-4950, 1 March to 27 April 1911. 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 Magdalena Bay, San Lucas Bay, and other bodies of water near California and Mexico.

Date Range

1911

Start Date

Mar 01, 1911

End Date

Apr 27, 1911

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine biology

Place

  • Magdalena, Bahía
  • Mexico
  • San Lucas, Bahía

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 10