Expedition to Newfoundland, Labrador, West Greenland, and Arctic Canada (Accession 148624), 1938.

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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 field notes are from an expedition in 1938 to Newfoundland, Labrador, West Greenland, and Arctic Canada. The field notes includes five inserted labels recording collections of stomachs of various animals, and loose leaves of field notes showing collected specimens Between July 11, and September 12, 1938.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 11, 1938

End Date

Sep 12, 1938

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  • Marine Biology
  • Animals
  • Greenland--Discovery and exploration
  • Zoology
  • Birds
  • Marine biology
  • Ornithology


  • Canada
  • Kitaa
  • Newfoundland
  • Arctic
  • Greenland
  • Labrador


  • 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 4