Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition Tin Tag Number notes, 1933

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Creator

  • Bartsch, Paul, 1871-1960
  • Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition to the Puerto Rico Trench, 1933

Abstract

The papers document field work of Paul Bartsch during the Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition to the Puerto Rico Trench, 1933. Contains a typed list of tin tag numbers and descriptions with date, name of object, and locality. Objects include coral, crustaceans, mollusks, worms and a variety of other marine life. Also contains typed transcripts of entries, a list of photographic property left on board the vessel Caroline, drawing of apparatus for collecting, procedures for bottom dredging, correspondence, and list of supplies.

Date Range

1933

Start Date

1933

End Date

1933

Access Information

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Topic

  • Marine Invertebrates
  • Birds
  • Invertebrates
  • Ornithology

Place

Puerto Rico

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 2 Folder 5