Book no 2, 1880
Original logbooks of the "Fish Hawk" United States Fish Commission station records
United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948
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United States. Bureau of Fisheries.
Original logbook of the Fish Hawk, 18 August to 1 September 1880, station record numbers 815-858. Data recorded include instrument used, current number of observation, date, locality, bearings, time of day and tide, state of sky, temperature of (air, surface of water, at depth of, of bottom), depth, nature of bottom, direction of, force of, name of vessel, to what service attached, name and rank of commanding officer, name and position of observer, and remarks. Remarks contain lists of scientific and common names of specimens caught. Observer is F. C. Vanvlit, MD. Locality: Narragansett Bay, Sakonnet River, and the North Atlantic Ocean.
Fish Hawk (Steamer)
North Atlantic Ocean
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