Hydrographic Sheet, deep sea currents, 1891

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Abstract

The hydrographic sheet documents deep sea currents in the Atlantic ocean in the vicinity of the southern United States during January 10 - April 8, 1891. The party was commanded by Lieut. C. E. Vreeland, U.S.N. The table of data contains dates, locality, fathoms, and notes. There is a note at the bottom of the sheet that states the nos. checked were sent to A. Agassiz on December 4, 1893.

Date Range

1890

Start Date

1890

End Date

1890

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Topic

Marine invertebrates

Place

Atlantic Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-122

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology Research Records, 1856-1891, 1913, 1963, 1975, 1993-1944, 1999

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 folder 194