Albatross, 20001 to 20049, 1919-20

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Albatross, station numbers c 20001 to 20049, 30 October 1919 to 23 February 1920. 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: the North Atlantic Ocean off the coast of the Mid-Atlantic and Southeatern states and Cuba.

Date Range

1919-1920

Start Date

Oct 30, 1919

End Date

Feb 23, 1920

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Ichthyology
  • Marine biology

Place

North Atlantic 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 9 Folder 21