8th April 1897, 3rd August 1897, hyd 3721-3742, dr 3664-3676
Original logbooks of the Albatross
United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948
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Original logbook of the Albatross, dredge numbers 3664-3676, hydro numbers 3721-3742, 8 April to 3 August 1897. Data recorded include survey and hydro number (no.), date, machine, turns, correction, depth, shot or lead, bottom, bottom temperature, number of thermometer, correction, corrected temperature, air temperature, surface temperature, drift, trawl or dredge, sounding wire readings, dredge rope readings, serial temperatures, and general remarks. Notes on fish and other marine life such as crustaceans, mollusks, algae are included. Localities are not named, but coordinates for the Sea of Monterey Bay, Santa Catalina Island, and various areas of the North Pacific off the coast of California and Washington are included.
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