1887, 1888, 1236 to 1285
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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Original logbook of the Fish Hawk, 30 August 1887 to 5 September 1888, station record numbers 1236 to 1285. 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 sometimes include lists of specimens collected including quantities. Observers: [J. M. Creighton?]. Locality: Menemsha Bight, Vineyard Sound, Block Island Sound, and the North Atlantic Ocean.
Block Island Sound
Fish Hawk (Steamer)
North Atlantic Ocean
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