Logbooks of the Albatross covering stations D4567-D5913 and H4805-H5771

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Logbooks of the Albatross covering stations D4567-D5913 and H4805-H5771, 6 October 1904 to 6 March 1914. Data recorded includes station number, position by bearing and distance from ship (latitude, longitude), chart, date, time of day, depth, character of bottom, temperature (wet, air, surface, bottom), salinity (surface, bottom), apparatus, trawl (depth, direction), drift (direction, distance), remarks, current (rev., knots per hour), and tide. Also includes separate tables of plankton, mollusks, worms, and other specimens collected. Locality: North Pacific Ocean, mostly along the west coast of America including California, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and the Galapagos Islands. San Francisco Bay and Lechura Bay are included. Oversized logbook.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 06, 1904

End Date

Mar 06, 1914

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  • Marine Biology
  • Marine biology


  • Colón, Archipiélago de
  • Ecuador
  • San Francisco Bay
  • United States
  • Mexico
  • California
  • North Pacific Ocean


  • 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 20 Folder 2