1849 to 1898, July 10-93 to Aug 23 1894


1849 to 1898, July 10-93 to Aug 23 1894

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Alternative: Original logbooks of the "Fish Hawk" United States Fish Commission station records

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Contained In: United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948

Series: SIA RU007184

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history


United States. Bureau of Fisheries.




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Original logbook of the Fish Hawk, 10 July 1893 to 23 August 1894, station record numbers 1849 to 1898. "Record of dredging, temperature and density" data include station number, date, time of day, time of tide, locality, exact position, depth, nature of bottom, dredging instrument used, direction of (drift, distance), temperature of (air, surface water, at depth of, at bottom), density at (surface water, at depth of, at bottom), number of salinometer, barameter reading, state of sky, direction of (wind and force), rain, direction of (surface current and force, bottom and force), name of vessel, service to which attached, name and rank of commanding officer, name and position of observer, and notes relating to station number. Notes sometimes include lists of specimens collected including quantities. Observers: [J. M. Creighton?] and C. H. Cleaveland. Locality: Block Island Sound, Vineyard Sound, Buzzard Bay, Chesapeake Bay, and Long Island Sound.


Buzzards Bay , Field notes , Fish Hawk (Steamer) , Ichthyology , Logbooks , Long Island Sound , Marine biology , Marine invertebrates , Massachusetts , United States , Vineyard Sound

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Smithsonian Field Books collection


DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.98432


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