Sula leucogaster, 1962-1968 and undated

Close
Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Abstract

The black-and-white photographs were taken as part of the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, 1962-1968. The photographs depict Brown Booby birds, chicks, nests, and eggs. They were taken on Erikub Atoll, Jarvis Island, McKean Island, Moku Manu, and Pearl and Hermes Reef. Labels on the reverse of the photographs list brief captions.

Date Range

1962-1968

Start Date

1962

End Date

1968

Access Information

Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Marshall Islands
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Jarvis Island
  • McKean Atoll; McKean Island
  • Erikub Atoll
  • Pearl and Hermes Reef
  • Kiribati
  • Moku Manu

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

34 black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 230 Folders 43-44