Field diary, volume 2, 1959-1963

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Abstract

The field diary documents preparations and work completed during 1959-1963, including the Bredin-Smithsonian led expedition during 1959 aboard the yatch Mareva, preparations for field work during 1960 and 1962, and his participation on the Bredin-Smithsonian expedition work in 1962. Entries are dated and describe travel details, preparations and logistics, challenges in planning, and field work completed during 1963 in Tahiti. Field work descriptions include details about colleagues, locations, work completed, daily activities, and personal observations.

Date Range

1959-1963

Start Date

1959

End Date

1963

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Topic

  • Marine invertebrates
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • Tahiti
  • French Polynesia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-300

Collection name

Harald Alfred Rehder Papers, 1957-1976

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 3