Hobbs, 1967-1968 (2)

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Abstract

The sheets and maps document the field work of Horton H. Hobbs during 1967-1968. Sheets are divided into two sections. The first section includes a typed list of locations organized by state and county. This is followed by data sheets that list: no (4-1268-1 to 5-168-3); date; co. & state; drainage system; loc. [locality]; water, width, depth, bottom; vegetation; shore; air temp; weather; time; capture [method]; det. [determination]; and collectors (Hobbs and Hobbs). Also includes a list of mileage, destinations, and times. Second grouping contains field notes (data sheets) that are photocopies. These contain no. (H-8-868-2); date, county and state; collectors (Hobbs and his son); locality; time; and detailed list of determinations and descriptions for specimens. Several of the sheets contain extensive remarks. Maps include notations marking routes traveled. Locations were in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi.

Date Range

1967-1968

Start Date

1967

End Date

1968

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Topic

  • Limnology
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • Mississippi
  • United States
  • Georgia
  • Alabama
  • Florida

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-212

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives