Original logbooks of the Fish Hawk, station numbers 8350 to 8398

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Original logbook of the Fish Hawk covers October 25 to December 9, 1915, station record numbers 8350 to 8398. 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. Remarks include notes on course. Locality: along the coast of Virginia including Cape Henry.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 25, 1915

End Date

Dec 09, 1915

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  • Marine Biology
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Ichthyology
  • Marine biology


  • United States
  • Henry, Cape
  • Virginia


  • 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 28