SIC 4 - Washington no negatives

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The black-and-white photographs document field work on Washington Island [Teraina] in Kiribati for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, March 30-31, 1964. There are captions on the reverse side of images that list location, date range, description, and photographer (R. Clapp). Subject matter covers local inhabitants on parrot hunt, birds (Great Frigatebird), Gilbertese huts, C. D. Hackman insect collecting (with a list of insects found), administrative buildings, copra-drying sheds, vegetation (pandanas, ferns), island trails, and forest.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 30, 1964

End Date

Mar 31, 1964

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  • Animals
  • Entomology
  • Birds
  • Plants
  • Ornithology
  • Botany


  • Teraina
  • Kiribati


  • 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 228 Folder 35