Original logbooks of the Fish Hawk, station numbers 8246 to 8296

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Original logbook of the Fish Hawk covers September 2, 1914 - July 28, 1915, station record numbers 8246 to 8296. Logbook includes fields for station number, date, hour, position (latitude and longitude), locality, depth, bottom, sample, wind (direction, force), sea, sky, temperatures (depth, thermometer, reading, stem temp, correction, correction temp, w. sample, bottle used), current (depth, hour, tide, time down, revolutions, speed, direction), color of water, transparency, remarks, nets used etc. (description, depth, time down, time up, speed), and notes. Data is not filled in for currents. Locality: Gulf Stream [state not specified]; Boca Grande, Florida; Gulf of Mexico; Beaufort and Cape Fear River, North Carolina; various locations in South Carolina.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 02, 1914

End Date

Jul 28, 1915

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  • Marine Biology
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Ichthyology
  • Marine biology


  • North Carolina
  • Boca Grande
  • United States
  • Beaufort
  • Florida
  • Mexico, Gulf of
  • South Carolina
  • Cape Fear


  • 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


Box 11 Folder 26