Kwajalein Atoll 1964

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The black and white photographs document Kwajalein Atoll, 1964, as part of the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. There are captions on the reverse side of the images, listing location, date, and photographer. Images in envelope show aerial and oblique shots of island and identified individual (Ken Amerman). Photographs are by A. B. Amerson, Jr. Larger images show military facilities, remains of World War II buildings and damage to structures, aerial views, lagoon side of island, town on island, US Coast Guard Station, USNS Shearwater, marine life (ray, moray eel, baby green turtle), and vegetation.

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Marshall Islands
  • Kwajalein


  • 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

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1 folder

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Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 221 Folder 8