Hydrographic sheet no. 1378, 1877

ID: SIA Acc. 16-122

Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1877

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. 1378 documents collecting of sea bottom specimens from the sea appraoches to the Columbia River Bar of Oregon and Washington. Comd'r G. W. Coffin, U.S.N., was commanding the party. The table of data includes date, section, locality, fathoms, and appearance. Also includes a table of specimens listing no of specimen, day letter, depth of water, character of bottom, angle, and remarks.

Date Range

1877

Start Date

Jul 01, 1877

End Date

Aug 31, 1877

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Topic

Marine Invertebrates

Place

  • Oregon
  • United States
  • Columbia River
  • Washington

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 69