Hydrographic sheet no. 1201, 1873

ID: SIA Acc. 16-122

Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1873

Citation: National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology Research Records, 1856-1891, 1913, 1963, 1975, 1993-1944, 1999

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Abstract

The hydrographic sheet no. 1201 documents collecting of sea bottom specimens from California's San Francisco Bay and part of the entrance, October 7 - November 24, 1873. G. Bradford was commanding the party. The table of data includes date, section number, locality (including latitude and longitude with minutes and seconds), fathoms, and appearance. There are notes in pencil that appear to have been written later.

Date Range

1873

Start Date

Oct 07, 1873

End Date

Nov 24, 1873

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Topic

Marine Invertebrates

Place

  • United States
  • California

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-122

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology Research Records, 1856-1891, 1913, 1963, 1975, 1993-1944, 1999

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 48