C 20001 to 20040, Albatross 1919

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Albatross, station numbers c 20001 to 20040, 30 October to 14 December 1919. Data recorded include station number (no.), date, hour, position, locality, depth, bottom, sample, wind (direction and force), sea, sky, temperatures (depth, thermometer make and no., reading, stem temp., correction, corrected temp., w. sample, bottle used), currents (depth, hour, tide, time down, revolutions, speed, direction), color of water, transparency, remarks, nets used (description, depth, time, speed), and notes. Locality: Yucatan Channel, Cape Henry, Cape Canaveral, Cape Hatteras, and many other localities near Mexico, Florida, and other Southeastern states.

Date Range

1919

Start Date

Oct 30, 1919

End Date

Dec 14, 1919

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Ichthyology
  • Marine biology

Place

  • North Carolina
  • Cape Hatteras
  • United States
  • Yucatán, Canal de
  • Mexico
  • Florida
  • Canaveral, Cape

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 9 Folder 20