Photographs : Greatfrigate on Sand Island, 17 October 1968, by V. Kleen (no negatives)

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Abstract

The black and white photographs document field work on Sand Island for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, October 17, 1968. There are captions on the reverse side of the images, listing negative number (#737 - 741), location, description, name of photographer, and date. Images show a 1 year old Great Frigate bird that was banded on French Frigate Shoals and caught on Sand-Johnston Island.

Date Range

1968

Start Date

Oct 17, 1968

End Date

Oct 17, 1968

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • 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 227 Folder 10