Original log book of the Fish Hawk, United States Fish Commission station records, number 8546 to 8594

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Fish Hawk, 23 May to 25 July 1916, station record numbers 8546-8594. Data recorded include station no., date, hour, position (lat. and long.), locality, depth, bottom, wind direction, wind force, sea, sky, temperatures, currents, "nets, etc., used", and notes. Notes include remarks on course, dredging, tide and other notes. Stations are located in waters off of Virginia and Maryland. Localities include: James Island, Cape Henry, Cape Charles, Tangier Island, Holland Island, Hooper Island, and others.

Date Range

1916

Start Date

May 23, 1916

End Date

Jul 25, 1916

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Marine biology

Place

  • Hooper Island
  • United States
  • Charles, Cape
  • Holland Island
  • James Island
  • Henry, Cape
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Tangier Island

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 12 Folder 10