Greenland (Accession 119359), 1932.

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This field book is part of a collection of field notes by Robert (Bob) A. Bartlett (1875-1946). Bartlett was born in Brigus, Newfoundland. He spent much of his career at sea in the Arctic, taking part in and later leading expeditions in the region. These notes concern a 1932 trip to Greenland. The notes are written on 102 loose pages and dated from August 11 to 22, 1932. The collected specimens include birds; hauls and dredges were also performed, plankton and insects were collected.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 11, 1932

End Date

Aug 22, 1932

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  • Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
  • Greenland--Discovery and exploration
  • Zoology--Greenland


  • Arctic Ocean
  • Greenland


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-118

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History (U. S.), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, curatorial records, 1932-1933, 1937-1939, 1942-1943

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1, folder 1