Field notes, 1929

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Creator

Bartsch, Paul, 1871-1960

Abstract

The field notes document work of Paul Bartsch aboard the U.S.S. Kittery during travel from Norfolk, Virginia to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, during June 12 - September 23, 1929. Entries are dated and narrative in structure. They describe travel details and conditions, travel routes, work completed, inserted documents, lists of expenses, notes about colleagues, hand drawn maps with notations, lists of specimens collected (scientific name, quantity and characteristics), and observations.

Date Range

1929

Start Date

Jun 12, 1929

End Date

Sep 23, 1929

Access Information

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Topic

  • Invertebrates
  • Mollusks
  • Freshwater Invertebrates

Place

Caribbean Sea

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-213

Collection name

Paul Bartsch Papers, 1907-1937, 1989

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 12