Gilbert, November 1964

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Abstract

This item consists of a folder of data collected at sea by Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program staff, 1964, on the C. H. Gilbert Cruise 77. The cruise took place in the Pacific Ocean near the Hawaiian Islands. Materials include bird observation data (At Sea Daily Log E), climatological data, and correspondence. At Sea Daily Log E includes date, time, species, #, dir., hgt., and remarks. Climatological data includes: time, lat, long, pres wea, vis, slp, dry b, dew pt, hum %, tl sky, opa sky, waves, sea temp, wind s, wind d, ship course/spd. A letter from Robert S. Standen to Mae Esterline at the Smithsonian Institution discusses field notes and includes a map showing course of the trip around Hawaiian Islands.

Date Range

1964

Start Date

Nov 10, 1964

End Date

Nov 15, 1964

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • North Pacific Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 119 Folder 7