Hawaii Island National Wildlife Refuge 1962 (no negs)

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The black and white photographs document field work completed during the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, 1962. Captions on the reverse side list number, photo, date, location, legend. Photographs are by David B. Marshall. Subject matter covers individual and groups of birds in habitat at various ages (including sooty terns, laysan albatross), campsites, rock outcroppings, military equipment (helicopter on ship), aerial view of islands with descriptions of changes to environment due to military development, former Coast Guard Station on East Island. Descriptions of birds can be detailed. Locations include East, Laysan, and Tern Island, across Hawaii Island National Wildlife Refuge which is now partof Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument.

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument


  • 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


Box 222 Folder 5