Hydrographic sheet, no. 1523, 1882

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Abstract

The hydrographic sheet no. 1523 documents collecting of sea bottom specimens from the east coast south of Cape Canaveral in Florida, May 11 - June 21, 1882. Lt. Com'd'r E. B. Thomas, U.S.N., was commanding the party. The table of data includes date, fathoms, locality including latitude and longitude with minutes and seconds, and appearance. There is a note at the bottom that three specimens were sent to Dr. Febiger in Wilmington, Delaware.

Date Range

1882

Start Date

May 11, 1882

End Date

Jun 21, 1882

Access Information

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Topic

Marine Invertebrates

Place

  • United States
  • Florida
  • Cape Canaveral

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 108