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Title
Hassler journal, 1871-1872
Name/Creator
Blake, James Henry, 1845-1941, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire collection.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2550833 
Location
Museum Comp Zoology

Networked Resource
Language
English
Description
3 v. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Diaries.

print
Subject
Blake, James Henry , 1845-1941 -- Diaries ;  Natural history illustrators -- United States -- Diaries ;  Hassler Expedition (1871-1872)

Category
South America

Diaries

Manuscripts and records

Field notes and notebooks

South America (General works)

Hassler Expedition to South America, 1871-1872

Note
Manuscript notebooks composed during the Hassler Expedition.

v. 1. 4 December 1871 ("Started from Charlestown Navy Yard" [Boston]) - 19 March 1872 ("Port Famine" [Strait of Magellan]) -- v. 2. 20 March 1872 ("Port Gallant") - 16 June 1872 ("James Island" [Galapagos Archipelago]) -- v. 3. 17 June 1872 ("Conway Cove, Indefatigable Island, Galapagos") - 23 September 1872 ("On board Stmr. Bristol, Long Island Sound"); "California Oysters" (2 p.); "Works on Patagonia" (5 p.); "Wigwag signals" (1 p.); "List of localities of dredgings, with the numbers given to the specimens" (3 p.); "Blake's boxes" (1 p.).

Blake, James Henry; Hassler journal, 1871-1872. Spec. Coll. Archives sMu 326.41.1. Ernst Mayr Library, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.