Field correspondence March-April 1963

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Abstract

This field correspondence documents work completed during the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, March - April, 1963. Letters describe work completed, staffing, and logistics (supplies, schedules, itineraries, etc.). Also includes reports detailing bird banding efforts with overviews and some specifics on staff, sightings (both by staff and other individuals), and locations; also includes specimen lists. Locations include Kure Islands and Johnston Atoll, and Samoan Islands. Correspondents are numerous.

Date Range

1963

Start Date

Feb 28, 1963

End Date

Mar 31, 1963

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Kure Atoll
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • American Samoa

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

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 20 Folder 7