Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7438
Creators:
United States, Bureau of Fisheries
Dates:
circa 1883-1915
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 linear meter.
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This collection consists mostly of records created during scientific voyages of the Bureau of Fisheries vessel Albatross. Included are dredging records, meteorological observations, hydrographic sounding records, and water temperature and specific gravity readings. Also included are reports of Albatross naturalist, James E. Benedict, 1883-1885; records concerning collections transferred by the Bureau of Fisheries to the United States National Museum, 1888-1910; and a record of photographs made by the United States Fish Commission, 1887-1891.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7438, United States, Bureau of Fisheries, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Benedict, James E. (James Everard), 1854- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of Fisheries. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States Fish Commission Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries USE: United States Fish Commission. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States. Bureau of Fisheries. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ichthyology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fisheries Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Account books Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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