Grampus, 10001 to 10040, 1912

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Abstract

Original logbook of the Grampus (mislabeled "Halcyon" on the cover), 9 July to 22 August 1912, station record numbers 10001 to 10040. Data recorded includes station number, date, hour, position (lat, long), locality, depth, bottom, sample, wind (direction and force), sea, sky, temperatures (depth of, thermometer make and number, reading, stem temp, correction, corrected temp, w. sample, bottle used), currents (depth, hour, tide, time down, revolutions, speed, direction), color water, transparency, remarks, nets (description, depth, time, speed), and notes. Notes often include lists of specimens collected including quantities for some. Locality: Luckse Sound, Lower Broad Sound, and the North Atlantic Ocean off the coast of New Hampshire, Maine, and Nova Scotia.

Date Range

1912

Start Date

Jul 09, 1912

End Date

Aug 22, 1912

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Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Ichthyology
  • Marine biology

Place

  • Canada
  • Luckse Sound
  • United States
  • Nova Scotia
  • Maine
  • New Hampshire

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 13 Folder 1