Hobbs, 1954

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Abstract

The sheets primarily document the field work of Horton H. Hobbs during 1954. The sheets list: (sometimes) date; cat. no (4-1054-1 to 8-2154-4); P.O.; co. and state; locality; water, flow, width, depth, bottom; weather; and general notes. General notes include drawings of specimens, information about preservation, and method of collection. Locations include Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. There is a separate grouping of data sheets that document collecting in South Carolina (catalog numbers 1- 30). They include addition information about water temperature, stream and shore vegetation, method of capture, collector, preservative. Collectors include E. A. Crawford, Flemming and Goff.

Date Range

1954

Start Date

1954

End Date

1954

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Topic

  • Limnology
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • West Virginia
  • Mississippi
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Louisiana
  • Alabama
  • Virginia
  • South Carolina

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-212

Collection name

Horton H. Hobbs, Jr. Papers, 1931-1985

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives