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Creator

  • Drayton, Joseph
  • United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
  • United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)

Abstract

The illustration by Joseph Drayton was created during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. The drawing is hand drawn and colored, with its scientific name and notes about location (Latitude 37, Longitude 70) and appearance. Includes notes about color. Notes that it may be in the area of Argentina.

Date Range

1838-1842

Start Date

1838

End Date

1842

Access Information

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Topic

Ichthyology

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA RU007186

Collection name

United States Exploring Expedition Collection, 1838-1885

Physical Description

1 illustration

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 6 Folder 29