Lisianski 1965

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Abstract

The black and white photographs documents field work completed during the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program on Lisianski Island, March 1965. Photographs were taken by William Wirtz. Images have captions on reverse side that include negative number, description, location, date, and photographer. Subject matter includes rocks along beaches, vegetation of interior, close up images of vegetation (type), sea turtle, Hawaiian Noddy on nest, seal pup, individual and groups of birds (Bristle-thighed Curlews), participants bringing supplies to the island and possibly preparing campsite.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Feb 28, 1965

End Date

Feb 28, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Seals (Animals)
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Lisianski Island
  • United States
  • Hawaii

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 224 Folder 1