Photographs : Sand Island, March 1968, by B. A. Harrington (roll BH)

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Abstract

The black and white photographs document field work on Sand-Johnston Island for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, March 1968. A loose sheet of paper includes descriptions for a list of 35 numbered photographs. According to sheet, photographs are from roll 3 and taken March 14, 1300 - 1320. Images show Sooty colony at various locations across the island and structures in the vicinity. Descriptions also include notes about direction, specific structures, and presence of eggs. There are no captions in individual photographs.

Date Range

1968

Start Date

Mar 14, 1968

End Date

Mar 14, 1968

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Sand Island
  • Johnston Atoll

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 226 Folder 20