Howland, undated (no negatives)

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Abstract

The black-and-white photographs document field work on Howland Island for Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, undated. Some photographs have captions. Subject matter includes campsites with unidentified individuals, and masked booby incubating behind camp. One photograph indicates it came from the Department of Interior.

Date Range

1937-1949

Start Date

1937

End Date

1949

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Howland Island

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

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 220 Folder 24