Photographs : Sand Island 20 -23 May 1967, by B. A. Harrington (roll AY)

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The black and white photographs document field work on Sand Island as part of Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, May 20 -23, 1967. Photographs were taken by B. A. Harrington. Photograph captions ilist date and description which sometimes includes bird band number or time of day. Subject matter covers close up shots of Brown Boobies of various ages across the island. There is also a photograph of bird band data for May 9 - May 12. Direction is often written below the photographic image.

Date Range


Start Date

May 20, 1967

End Date

May 23, 1967

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


Sand Island


  • 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 226 Folder 12