1888, 1286 to 1335

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Fish Hawk, 6 to 25 September 1888, station record numbers 1286 to 1335. Data recorded include instrument used, current number of observation, date, locality, bearings, time of day and tide, state of sky, temperature of (air, surface of water, at depth of, of bottom), depth, nature of bottom, direction of, force of, name of vessel, to what service attached, name and rank of commanding officer, name and position of observer, and remarks. Remarks sometimes include lists of specimens collected including quantities. Observers: [J. M. Creighton?]. Locality: Narragansett Bay and Providence River.

Date Range

1888

Start Date

Sep 06, 1888

End Date

Sep 25, 1888

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Aquatic invertebrates

Place

  • Rhode Island
  • Narragansett Bay
  • Providence
  • United States

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 10 Folder 17