Hydrographic sheet, no. 1424, 1879

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Abstract

The hydrographic sheet no. 1424 documents collecting of sea bottom specimens from the southeast coast of Mt. Desert Island in Maine, June 24 to July 7, 1879. Lt. Com'd'r C. M. Chester, U.S.N., was commanding the party. The table of data includes date, section number, locality, fathoms, and appearance.

Date Range

1879

Start Date

Jun 24, 1879

End Date

Jul 07, 1879

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Topic

Marine Invertebrates

Place

  • United States
  • Maine
  • Mount Desert Island

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 82