Notebook labeled "Vol. 1, Department of Fishes, Woods Hole, 1883", containing list of specimens with data

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Creator

United States. Bureau of Fisheries

Abstract

The notebook labeled "Vol. 1, Department of Fishes, Woods Hole, 1883", contains a list of specimens with data. Includes specimen number, scientific name of species, location, vessel(?), date, quantity and notes that usually cover collecting conditions. Locations in Massachusetts noted include the vicinity of Buzzards Bay, Great Harbor, and Chesapeake Bay.

Date Range

1883

Start Date

1883

End Date

1883

Access Information

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Topic

Ichthyology

Place

  • United States
  • Woods Hole
  • Chesapeake Bay
  • Buzzards Bay
  • Great Harbor
  • Massachusetts

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007184

Collection name

United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 16 Folder 14