District of Columbia (D.C.) miscellaneous catalogue, 10528-11381, 5/1962-3/1969

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The catalog documents collecting, some of which was completed for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, 1962-1969. Most entries include field number, species, sex, location, date, gonads, weight, remarks, collector, and number. Remarks include a combination of information about specimen preparation, additional location information, if kept in captivity, measurements of organs, and appearance. Locations include but not limited to the islands of Sibylla, Sand, Johnston, Laysan, Kauai, Wake, Marshall, Phoenix [Rawaki], Howland as well as Alaska and Pacific Ocean.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 30, 1962

End Date

Feb 28, 1969

Access Information

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Johnston Island
  • Laysan Island
  • United States
  • Marshall Islands
  • Sand Island
  • Hawaiian Islands
  • Alaska
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Rawaki


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 13-027

Collection name

National Ecology Research Center (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) Field Research Records, 1963-1975, 1988-1989

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 22