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Inventory to the papers of C. Templeton Crocker at the California Academy of Sciences
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Series 1: Biographical Material 1930-1987 and undated

Physical Description: 6 folders
Box 1, Folder 1

Biographical articles about Templeton Crocker. 1956-1980

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 2

Non-scientific articles about expeditions. 1936-1940

Physical Description: 1 Folder
Box 1, Folder 3

Temporary accession records and notes. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 4

Collection description notes. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 5

Artifact index cards. These cards appear to identify artifacts acquired during the expeditions. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 1

Biographical articles and news clippings. 1930-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Series 2: Crocker Writings Bulk, 1930-1938 1918-1939 and undated

Physical Description: 114 folders
 

Manuscripts 1932-1938 and undated

Physical Description: 25 folders

Scope and content

These folders contain typed accounts of the expeditions of the yacht, Zaca. They include many versions of the same manuscripts. They were completed during 1932-1938.
Box 1, Folder 6

Draft of "Zaca Sails South: A Non-Scientific Diary". It contains pages 1 to 126 and part 1 of 2. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 7

Draft of "Zaca Sails South: A Non-Scientific Diary". It contains pages 127 to 242 and is part 2 of 2. undated

Box 1, Folder 8

Draft of "Zaca Sails South: A Non-Scientific Diary". It was held in leather binder listed in ephemera. This is part 1 of 2 and contains pages 1 to 70. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 9

Draft of "Zaca Sails South: A Non-Scientific Diary". It was held in leather binder listed in ephemera. This is part 2 of 2 and contains pages 71 to 242. 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 10

Draft of manuscript detailing expedition to Galapagos Islands. It includes dated entries. It also contains corrections in pencil. 1932 April 19 - May 18

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 11

Draft of manuscript detailing expedition to Solomon Islands. Manuscript contains pencil corrections. It contains pages 1 to 60 and is part 1 of 2. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 1, Folder 12

Draft of manuscript detailing expedition to Solomon Islands with copy of medical records, and collection records. Manuscript contains pencil corrections. It contains pages 61 to 165 and is part 2 of 2. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 1

"Completed Draft" detailing the expedition to the Solomon Islands. Draft is divided by location with new page counts for each entry. Manuscript contains pencil corrections. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 2

"Rejected Manuscripts" relating to the Solomon Islands Expedition. Folder contains both typed and hand-written entries. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 3

2 different drafts detailing the expedition to the Solomon Islands. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 4

Manuscript of the expedition to the Solomon Islands. It contains dated entries, but is unnumbered. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 5

Manuscript of visit to Hull Island, and Bellona Island during the expedition to the Solomon Islands. It contains pencil corrections. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 6

Hand-written draft of manuscript from the expedition to Eastern Polynesia. It contains list of books and records taken on voyage. 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 7

Draft of manuscript from the expedition to Eastern Polynesia. It contains pages 1 to 54 and 99 to 151. It is a version of the manuscript in box 2, folder 6. Draft contains pencil corrections. 1934 September - 1935 March

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 8

Draft of manuscript from the expedition to Eastern Polynesia. It contains pages 1 to 119. It is a version of manuscript in box 2, folder 6. Draft contains pencil corrections. 1934 September - 1935 March

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 9

"These pages in the final copy to be proof-read including the list of medical supplies at the end." Draft of manuscript from the expedition to Eastern Polynesia. 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 10

Manuscript of the expedition to Eastern Polynesia. Manuscript is from leather binder held in ephemera, contains pages 1 to 82 and it is part 1 of 2. circa 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 11

Manuscript of the expedition to Eastern Polynesia. Manuscript is from leather binder held in ephemera, contains pages 83 to 165 and it is part 2 of 2. circa 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 12

Manuscript of Beebe Expedition to Gulf of California. It contains dated entries and is heavily corrected with pencil. 1936 March 21 - May 24

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 2, Folder 13

Manuscript of Beebe Expedition to Gulf of California. It contains dated entries and is not numbered. 1936 March 25 - May 24

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 1

Draft of manuscript of expedition to Hawaii and Samoa. It contains pages 5 to 97. 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 2

Draft of manuscript of expedition to Hawaii and Samoa. Draft is version of the same manuscript as box 3, folder 1 and is unnumbered. 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 3

Draft of manuscript of expedition to Hawaii and Samoa. It contains pages 1 to 119 and is a version of the same manuscript as box 3, folder 1. 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 4

Draft of manuscript of expedition to Catalina and Ensenada. It contains pages 1 to 69 and is part 1 of 2. 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 5

Draft of manuscript of expedition to Catalina and Ensenada. It contains pages 70 to 178 and is part 2 of 2. It also contains a "partial game record". 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 6

"Dr. Beebe Memoranda", a rewrite of journal entries. The manuscript contains dated entries and hand-written notes. 1937 November 19 - 1938 April 5

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Journals 1930-1938 and undated

Physical Description: 59 folders

Scope and content

These volumes are hand-written works by Templeton Crocker. They were written during his expeditions on the yacht, Zaca, during 1930-1938. All references to books are unpublished, hand-written journals.
Box 3, Folder 7

2 books containing details of items acquired during circumnavigation of earth. One is labeled "Collections". 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 8

Papers from book labeled "Collections" in box 3, folder 7. These papers include additional record of items obtained, receipts, cards of vendors and miscellaneous. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 9

"Letters Log", a book containing drafts of letters sent during the circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 Folder
Box 3, Folder 10

Papers from book labeled "Letters Log". Papers contain dates with longitude, latitude, and distance traveled. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 11

Book containing miscellaneous notes from circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 12

"Reference Notes. Diary and Letter Fragments", book containing notes about islands visited during circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 3, Folder 13

Papers from "Reference Notes. Diary and Letter Fragments." 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 1

"First Draft, I, F.D.", book detailing the circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 2

"Second Draft, 1", book containing draft of circumnavigation voyage. It is undated. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 3

"Notes for Insertion", a book containing a series of notes for insertion of manuscript detailing the circumnavigation voyage and immediately prior. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 4

"Diary I" and "Diary III, Leaving Java on -", 2 volumes detailing the circumnavigation voyage of the Zaca. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 5

"Rough Draft, Papeete", a book detailing part of the circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 6

"Rough Notes I, Apia to Kitawa, Kitawa to Bali (Krisdance)", a book detailing part of the circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 7

"Rough Notes II, Bali (Krisdance) to Red Sea, Gulf of Suez to -", a book detailing part of the circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 8

"Shreve Building - San Francisco, Berkeley Hotel - London", a book detailing the entire circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 9

"Completions & Notes", book with revisions of events on the circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 10

Book documenting circumnavigation voyage. There are no dated entries. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 11

Book documenting circumnavigation voyage. There are no dated entries. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 4, Folder 12

Book with entries documenting different points in circumnavigation voyage. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 1

"Log", book with entries for direction of wind and weather. It references to larger entries in ship logs. 1930 June 7 - 1931 May 27

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 2

"Volume I, March 9 - June 8, San Francisco - Conway Bay", book with dated entries detailing the Galapagos Expedition. 1932 March 9 - June 8

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 3

"Volume II, June 9 - Sept 1, North Indefatigable - San Francisco", book with dated entries detailing the Galapagos Expedition. 1932 June 9 - September 1

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 4

Papers from "Volume II, June 9 - Sept 1, North Indefatigable - San Francisco". The papers include details on route taken and biological samples. They also include miscellaneous notes. 1932 June 9 - September 1

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 5

2 notebooks, "IV, Banderas Bay to San Francisco, July 20 - Sept 1" and a book missing cover. They contain some dated entries and other miscellaneous notes. 1932 July 20 - September 1

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 6

"Galapagos", book with dated entries detailing the Galapagos Expedition. 1932 June 29 - August 29

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 7

"Galapagos Exp.", book with dated entries detailing the Galapagos Expedition. 1932 July 25 -September 1

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 8

Book with notes from Galapagos Expedition. All notes are crossed out. 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 9

Book with dated entries from the Galapagos Expedition. All entries are crossed out. 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 10

Paper from book in box 5, folder 10. Papers include "Suggested Plan" and collection summary. 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 11

Book containing dated entries from Galapagos Expedition. 1932 March 10 - May 4

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 12

Book containing dated entries from Galapagos Expedition. 1932 March 10 - May 19

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 5, Folder 13

Book containing dated entries from Galapagos Expedition. 1932 March 10 - May 24

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 1

Book containing dated entries from Galapagos Expedition. 1932 May 5 - June 29

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 2

Small book containing information about Solomon Islands Expedition. There are entries by date, but also collection information. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 3

"A", book summarizing part of the Galapagos Expedition and documenting the beginning of the expedition to the Solomon Islands. Passages are crossed out. circa 1932-1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 4

"B", book with dated entries from the Solomon Islands Expedition. It is labeled on the interior as "The Zaca Sails to the Solomons". There are crossed out passages. 1933 March 2 -April 18

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 5

Book documenting the expedition to the Solomon Islands. It contains dated entries and a list of supplies taken on voyage. 1933 March 2 - July 9

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 6

"Diary I, Solomons", book documenting the Solomon Islands Expedition. It contains dated entries. 1933 March 2 - July 18

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 7

"Solomon Islands, April 14 - June 14, Pago Pago, Samoa, first", book documenting Solomon Islands Expedition. It contains dated entries. 1933 April 14- June 14

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 8

"Pago Pago, II", book documenting the Solomon Islands Expedition. It contains dated entries and has crossed out entries. 1933 April 18 - 22

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 9

Book documenting the Solomon Islands Expedition. It contains both dated and undated entries. 1933 June 29 - July 27

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 10

"AMNH", book document the American Museum of Natural History Expedition to Eastern Polynesia. It contains lists of supplies, purchases, and revised itinerary. It also contains list of all food taken on voyage. 1934 - 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 11

Paper from "AMNH" book in box 6, folder 10. It contains measurements of dolphin and notes about the sizes of boats. 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 12

3 small books containing information from Eastern Polynesia Expedition. One is labeled "American Museum of Natural History, Honolulu, Samoa, Laysan", but is crossed out. It contains transcripts of the Pitcairn graveyard. The other books contain miscellaneous notes with many crossed out entries. 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 6, Folder 13

"Diary", book documenting the Eastern Polynesia Expedition. It contains dated entries. 1934 September 15 - 1935 March 31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 1

"I, S.F. to Juan Fernandez, Sept 15 to Jan 31, Rough Material", book documenting Eastern Polynesia Expedition. It contains many crossed out entries. 1934 September 15 - 1935 January 31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 2

"2, From Juan Fernandez to _, Feb. 1 to", book containing information related to the Eastern Polynesia Expedition. It contains dated entries. 1935 February

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 3

"Mar. 19 -, Beebe #1 Trip, San Diego to Cape San Lucas, Gorda Banks, Punta, Arena, Santa Inez, Clarion", book containing information about William Beebe Expedition to Baja, Mexico. Most entries are crossed out. 1936 March 19 - May 10

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 4

"Coultas - Miner Trip", book containing information related to expedition to Samoa and the Hawaiian Islands. It contains crossed out entries. Book is spiral bound and rusted. 1936 August 18 - November 19

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 5

"Letters, 1936, Aug. 18", book containing copies of letters written during the Samoa and Hawaiian Islands Expedition. 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 6

Book documenting the Samoa and Hawaiian Islands Expedition. It contains dated entries. 1936 November 20 - December 25

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 7

Small book labeled "Last Beebe Expedition" on the interior. It contains miscellaneous notes from Panama and Columbia Expedition. Many entries are crossed out. circa 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 8

Book containing a part of a Spanish to English Lesson. Content is in English. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 9

Papers from book in box 7, folder 8. It is a part of the Spanish to English lesson. Content is in Spanish. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 10

Book contains Spanish to English Lesson. Content is both in English and Spanish. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 2

"Shreve Building, San Francisco, Yacht Zaca, Beebe 1st & Coultas/Miner", book with entries documenting the Beebe led Baja Expedition and also the Samoa and Hawaiian Islands Expedition. The entries are dated. 1936 March 21- December 25

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 3

Book documenting the Panama and Columbia Expedition. It is labeled "Beebe 2nd" on the interior. 1938 January 3 -April 4

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Research and Field Notes 1930-1938 and undated

Physical Description: 18 folders
Box 7, Folder 11

Research Notes from the Circumnavigation voyage. It contains a list of suggested routes for trip. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 12

Research Material from the Galapagos Expedition. Papers include relevant materials from California Academy of Science Proceedings and information about fresh water on individual islands in the Galapagos. There is also information about the flora and fauna of the Galapagos Islands. 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 13

Papers that were in envelope labeled "Hydrographic Work, Bellona Island". Papers are maps of Bellona Island, Stewart Island, and Rennell Island. Information on maps includes "Running Survey" and date of creation by Observer, Alfred Pedersen. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folders
Box 7, Folder 14

Research material from the Solomon Islands Expedition. Papers include field numbers of Algae collected, "Native Industries - Malaita District", "Extracted from Mr. J.C. Barley's Report, May 9th 1933", and "Report on Anthropological Work done between Tulagi? Solomon Islands and Suva, Fiji." 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 15

Specimens and objects lists from the Solomon Islands Expedition. Papers include "Submerged Light" entries, and list of collected artifacts of native peoples. 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 7, Folder 16

Statistical records and collection data from the Solomon Islands expedition. Papers include "Botanical Specimens" and "Ethnological Collections". 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 1

"Shells not Seashells, Bernice P. Bishop Museum Field Notebook", book containing collection data on shells during the Solomon Islands Expedition. 1933 April - July

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 2

"Templeton Crocker Expedition 1933, Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii, Field Note Book, Sea Shells, Apr-July, 1933", pages from book containing collection information from Solomon Islands Expedition. 1933 April - July

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 3

Collection data from Eastern Polynesia Expedition. Papers contain information on "Fish Caught. Not Preserved." It also contains a paper describing and defining fish. 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 4

Statistical data from Eastern Polynesia Expedition. Information includes contents of fish tanks, and biological specimens found. Data includes date and location found. 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 5

Statistical records and collection data from Baja Expedition. Information includes dredge hauls data with date and depth in fathoms. 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 6

Research notes from Samoa and Hawaiian Islands Expedition. Information includes itinerary, information about Islands on expedition and "Coultas Trip, Nuka Hiva Habitat Group." 1936-1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 7

Research notes from Panama and Columbia Expedition. Information includes an abstract of the ship's log, birds observed, "Beebe Memoranda", list of cocktail recipes, addresses, caloric content of meals, suggested itinerary, and "Outline of Program of Icthyologyical work for the Stanford Museum." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 8

Dredge haul information from the Panama and Columbia Expedition. 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 Folder
Box 8, Folder 9

Dredge haul information from the Panama and Columbia Expedition. 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 4

"Record of Specimens", book records time and location of specimens obtained during the Eastern Polynesia Expedition. It is labeled "Eastern Polynesia" on the interior. Circa 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 5

Papers from book "Record of Specimens" in box 10, folder 4. Papers include Latin names of specimens, details of captured shark and miscellaneous information. Circa 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 6

Specimen collection notes for an article appearing in the journal, Zoologica. Bibliographic information for the article is "Zoologica, New York Zool. Soc., Vol. 23, Pt. 3, pp. 287-298, September 28, 1938." 1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Correspondence 1918-1939 and undated

Physical Description: 5 folders
Box 8, Folder 10

Miscellaneous correspondence. 1931-1939

Physical Description: 1 folders
Box 8, Folder 11

Letter to Dr. Albert Larsen From unknown person in New Hebrides. It contains pages 50 to 81 and is part 1 of 2. 1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 8, Folder 12

Letter to Dr. Albert Larsen from unknown person in New Hebrides. It contains pages 82 to 114 and is part 2 of 2. 1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 7

Book containing correspondence from the U.S. Department of Navy. Book also contains documents from the Navy and an envelope containing "fingerprint tag." 1918-1927

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 10, Folder 8

Papers from book with U.S. Department of Navy documents and correspondence in box 10, folder 7. The papers are additional correspondence and documents from the Navy. 1918-1927

Physical Description: 1 Folder
 

Crocker - Other Writings circa 1926-1938 and undated

Physical Description: 7 folders
Box 9, Folder 1

Book containing hand-written recipe collection. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 2

Drafts of plays and short stories. File also includes "Fay Yen Fah" playbill and program information. 1926-1927

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 3

Educational program flyers for Crocker-related museum exhibits. 1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 1

Design of "Zaca Sails South" book cover. Book is unpublished. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 2

"Get the Story", a short play. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 3

Slide and speech notes. Speeches cover the Solomon Islands Expedition, The Beebe Expedition to Baja, Mexico, and short entries describing other voyages. The slide notes are of images from the Solomon Islands and of ocean life. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 4

"A Museum Habitat Group of Hawaiian Birds", a Honolulu newspaper article draft. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Series 3: Zaca Bulk, 1930-1939 1930-1991

Physical Description: 2 record center boxes, 1 legal-sized manuscript box, 7 folders
Box 9, Folder 4

"Zaca Chronology" compiled by Luther Greene. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 5

Articles and clippings related to the Zaca. 1930-1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 6

Medical receipts, medical information and vaccination records for the Zaca. 1933-1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 7

"Medical Report, 1934-35 Cruise, Yacht Zaca, Eastern Polynesia, Pitcairn, Easter, etc., Surgeon- Geo. P. Lyman M.D.", report of medical events and treatments for crew and locals to islands visited. 1934-1935, 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 8

"Yacht Zaca, 1937-38, Reports of Physical Examinations and Progress Notes", report of physical condition of crew members prior to trip. The report also contains illness and accident event log for trip. 1936, 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 9

"Yacht Zaca, Medical Officer's Report, 1937-38 Cruise", report contains correspondence to Templeton Crocker about a deceased crew member. File also includes "Outline of First Aid and Use of "Home Remedies", a list of medical supplies for trip, and "Ueber Bluttransfusion." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 10

"Abstract of Log Yacht "Zaca". File includes dates of arrival in ports with time. 1936, 1937, 1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 1

Logbook. 1930 June 7 - 1931 March 7

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 2

Logbook. 1931 March 17 -November 23

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 3

Logbooks. 1932 March 9-31, April 2-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 4

Logbooks. 1932 May 1-31, June 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 5

Logbooks. 1932 July 1-30, August 30-September 1

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 6

Logbook. 1932 September 1 - November 16

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 7

Logbooks. 1933, February 8-March 31, April 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 8

Logbooks. 1933, May 1-31, June 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 9

Logbook. 1933, July 1-31, August 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 10

Logbooks. 1933, September 1-30, October 1-24

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 11

Logbooks. 1933, November 1-30, December 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 12

Logbooks. 1934, January 1-31, February 1-May 14

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 13

Logbooks. 1934, May 15- September 5, September 4-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 14

Logbooks. 1934, October 1-31, November 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 12, Folder 15

Logbook. 1934, December 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 1

Logbooks. 1935, January 1-31, February 1-28

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 2

Logbooks. 1935, March 1-31, April 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 3

Logbooks. 1935, May 1-July31, August 1 - October 28

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 4

Logbook. 1935, November 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 5

Logbooks. 1935 December 1- 1936 March 13, March 16-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 6

Logbooks. 1936 April 1-30, May 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 7

Logbooks. 1936, June 1-August 31, September 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 8

Papers from logbook in box 13, folder 7. Papers include list of size of Palmyra coconuts, "College of Hawaii Publications, Bulletin No. 4, Palmyra Island with a Description of its Flora, April 1916", 1913 map of Palmyra Island, and miscellaneous information about Palmyra Island. 1936 June 1-August 31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 9

Logbooks. 1936 October 1-31, November 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 10

Logbook. 1936 December 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 11

Logbooks. 1937 January 1-31, February 1-June 9

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 12

Logbooks. 1937 June 10-September 8, September 9-October 31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 13

Logbooks. 1937 November 1-30, December 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 14

Logbooks. 1938 January 1-31, February 1-28

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 15

Paper from logbook in box 13, folder 14. Paper includes notes about weather. 1938 January 1-31, February 1-28

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 16

Logbooks. 1938 March 1-31, April 1-30

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 13, Folder 17

Paper from logbook in Box 13, folder 16. Paper is list of fish caught on 1938 March 31 with sizes and weight. 1938 March 1-31

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 1

Logbooks. 1938, May 1-August 13, August 14-September 5, December 1, 2

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 2

Papers from logbook in Box 14, folder 1. Papers are newspaper clippings about fishing prospects. No date is on either of the clippings. 1938, August 14-September 5

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 3

Logbooks. 1938 September 10- November22, December 1-22

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 4

Logbooks. 1939 January 1- May 2, May 3-June 1

Box 14, Folder 5

Logbooks. 1939 June 12-September 1, November 19

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 6

Paper from logbook in box 14, folder 5. Papers include a receipt for dry cleaning, receipt for insured mail, list of names with careers, and an advertisement for a wire company. 1939 June 12-September 1, September 1-November 19

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 7

Logbooks. 1939 November 20-December 8, undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 14, Folder 8

Paper from logbooks in box 14, folder 7. Papers include insurance forms for accident with Zaca. 1939 November 20-December 8

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Series 4: Writings by Other Authors Bulk, 1920-1941 1864-1941 and undated

Physical Description: 1 record center box, 10 folders
Box 9, Folder 11

The Depopulation of Marquises: Cause and Remedy by Rev. P. Simeon Delmas. Article is in French. This is a typed copy. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 12

Anthropological notes on the New Hebrides written by Ewan Corlette. This is a typed copy. 1931 November 28

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 13

Journal by Captain Rotch about the Galapagos Expedition. It contains information about specific islands. It has pages 1 to 86. 1932 March 10 - August 20

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 14

Records about the Pitcairn Islands. The file includes marriage records, birth records, the history of the island, and correspondence. All information is hand-written. 1864-1932, 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 9, Folder 15

Records about Pitcairn Islands. It contains "Resume of the Pitcairn Islanders", "A Summary of the Pitcairn Islanders", and two copies of "Pitcairn Island, Rules of Administration". 1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 5

2 books labeled "H. O. No. 165. Pacific Islands Pilot Vol. 1, 1920" and "H.O. No. 166. Pacific Islands Pilot Vol. 2, 1926". 1920, 1926

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 6

Papers from books in box 11, folder 5. These include "Supplement to Hydrographic Office Publication No. 165 Pacific Islands Pilot Vol. 1" in "H.O. No.165 Pacific Islands Pilot Vol. 1" and "Supplement to Hydrographic Office Publication No. 166 Pacific Islands Vol. 2" in "H.O. No.166 Pacific Island Pilot Vol. 2". 1926, 1928

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 7

Book titled "H.O. No. 84 Mexico and Central American Pilot (West Coast) 1928". 1928

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 8

Book titled "Quicksee Distance (With Speed and Time) Tables 10'6". undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 11, Folder 9

Paper from "Quicksee Distance Tables Book." undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 1

"Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia." 1932, 1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 2

"American Council Institute of Pacific Relations" informational brochure. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 3

Article from "Transactions of the American Microsopical Society." 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 4

Articles from "American Museum of Natural History." Article is from "American Museum Novitates" and "Seventy-Third Annual Report". 1936, 1941

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 5

Article from "Auk". 1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 6

Articles published by "Bernice P. Bishop Museum." 1922-1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 7

Volume of "Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington." 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 8

"British Museum" pamphlet labeled "Instructions for Collectors: No. 3 - Reptiles, Batrachians, and Fishes." 1916

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 9

Article from "Copeia." 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 10

2 volumes of "The Condor." 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 11

"Field Museum of Natural History" pamphlet labeled "A New Rodent from the Galapagos Islands." 1929

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 12

1 volume of "Microentomology." 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 13

Article from "National Geographic." 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 14

4 volumes of "Native Medical Practitioner." 1935-1939

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 15

"Natural History" journal and reprint of article from same journal. 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 16

"New York Zoological Society" publications. These include annual report and article. 1941

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 17

2 volumes of "Pan-Pacific Entomologist." 1933, 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 18

1 volume of "Journal of the Pan-Pacific Research Institution." 1926

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 19

"Salvamento," article. This publication is in Spanish. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 20

1 copy of "Science." 1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 21

2 publications from "Scripps Institution of Oceanography". 1933, 1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 22

"Sierra Slopes and Summits", book of poetry and stories. 1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 23

4 volumes of "Stanford Ichthyological Bulletin." 1938-1940

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 24

One volume of "University of California Publications, Zoology" labeled "XVI The Marine Fishes of Southern California." 1907

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 25

2 volumes from "Zoologica, Scientific Contributions of the New York Zoological Society." Volumes are XXV and XXVI. 1940, 1941

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 26

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1907, 1911

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 27

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1912

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 28

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1913

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 29

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1917,1919

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 30

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1920

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 31

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1923

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 32

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1925

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 33

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1926

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 34

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1927

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 35

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1929

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 36

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1930

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 37

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 38

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 39

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 40

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 41

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 42

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1936

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 43

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 15, Folder 44

"California Academy of Sciences Proceedings." 1938, 1939, 1941

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Series 5: Photo Albums 1930-1938 and undated

Physical Description: 1 record center box, 22 over-sized photo album boxes

Scope and content

Photo Albums were created prior to donation to collection.
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 1: World Cruise". It contains "Zaca and Crew, Marquesas, Tuamotu Archipelago, Tahiti, Society Islands" by an interior label. Circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 2: World Cruise". It contains "Zaca aground at Tahaa, Borabora (Society Islands), Rarotonga, Cook Islands, American Samoa, British Samoa, Fiji, New Hebrides." circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 3: World Cruise". It contains "New Hebrides, Papua New Guinea, Trobriand Islands." circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 4: World Cruise". It contains "Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, Lesser Sunda Islands, Bali." circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 5: World Cruise". It contains images of "Bali." circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 6: World Cruise". It contains images of "Bali, Java, Madura, Ceylon, Some Seascapes" per an interior note. circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Box 16

Photo album tagged "Green Album 7: World Cruise". It contains "Ceylon temples, Suez Canal, Red Sea, Malta, Gibralter, Panama Canal, Manzanillo." circa 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 item
Oversize 2

Photo album tagged "Brown Album 8: World Cruise." 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 3

Photo album tagged "Blue Album 9: Soerabaia, Java". It is a commercial album purchased in Java. 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 box

Scope and content

This is a photo album that was not created by Templeton Crocker. It consists of commercial prints.
Oversize 24

Photo album tagged "Black Album 10: World Cruise." 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 8

Photo album tagged "Black Album 11: Galapagos Islands, 1932: Cocos Island (Costa Rica)". 1932

Physical Description: 1 box

Scope and content

This photo album is unbound. The pages are loose in the box.
Oversize 25

Photo album tagged "Black Album 12: Galapagos Islands, 1932; various islands of Mexico." 1932

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 1

Photo album tagged "Black Album 13: Private Party aboard the Zaca." undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 7

Photo album tagged "Brown Album 14: Hawaii, 1933." It contains commercial prints. 1933

Physical Description: 1 box

Scope and content

This album consists of commercial prints. It does not have photographs taken by the members of the Zaca.
Oversize 9

Photo album tagged "Black Album 15: Solomon Islands Voyage, 1933". 1933

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 10

Photo album tagged "Black Album16: Solomon Islands, 1933." 1933

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 11

Photo album tagged "Black Album 17: Solomon Islands, 1933." 1933

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 12

Photo album tagged "Black Album 18: Solomon Islands, 1933." 1933

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 14

Photo album tagged "Black Album 19: Solomon Islands, 1933." 1933

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 15

Photo album tagged "Black Album 20: Eastern Polynesia, 1934-1935." 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 16

Photo album tagged "Black Album 21: Eastern Polynesia, 1934-1935." 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 box

Scope and content

This photo album has broken binding.
Oversize 17

Photo album tagged "Black Album 22: Fishing Trip to Baja California, 1935." 1935

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 18

Photo album tagged "Brown Album 23: Baja California, Pacific and Gulf, April/May 1936 1936 April, May

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 19

Photo album tagged "Black Album 24: Baja California." 1936

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 20

Photo album tagged "Black Album 25: Samoa and Hawaiian Islands, 1936-1937." 1936-1937

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 21

Photo album tagged "Black Album 26: Samoa and Hawaiian Islands, 1936-1937." 1936-1937

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 22

Photo album tagged "Black Album 27: San Francisco to Panama, 1937-1938." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 box

Scope and content

This photo album is not bound together.
Oversize 23

Photo album tagged "Black Album 28: San Francisco to Panama, 1937-1938." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 4

Templeton Crocker's personal album of the Galapagos Expedition. 1932

Physical Description: 1 box
 

Series 6: Photographs and Negatives 1930-1938

Physical Description: 2 standard-sized manuscript boxes, 2 photo album boxes, 13 clam shell boxes, 6 metal boxes, 1 over-sized folder

Separated Materials note

Nitrate negatives have been moved to cold storage.
Box 17

Photo Lists undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 17, Folder 1

Speech and Slide Notes. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 2

Photo list of Eastern Polynesia Expedition. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 3

Photo list of expedition to Solomon Islands. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 4

Photo list of the William Beebe expedition to the Gulf of California. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 5

"Photographs", book containing a list of photographs from the Galapagos Expedition. 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 6

"Negatives and Proofs, Zaca Expedition to the Galapagos Islands". 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 7

"Negatives and Proofs, Zaca Expedition to Solomon Islands and Etc." 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 8

"Negatives and Proofs, Zaca Expedition to South Seas and South American Waters " 1934 September - 1935 April

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 9

"Negatives and Proofs, Fishing Trip to Gulf of California". 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 10

"Proofs Only, Crocker Beebe Expedition to Gulf of California and Clarion Island". 1936 March - May

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 11

List of Negatives from the Coultas and Miner Expedition. 1936 August - 1937 January

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 12

"Negatives and Proofs, Zaca Expedition to South Seas and Hawaiian Islands". 1936 August - 1937 January

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 17, Folder 13

"Photographs, Mexico and Central America, 1937-1938", list of photographs and slides taken on Panama and Columbia expedition. 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Archival Photograph Albums

Scope and content

Many photographs were given a number preceded by an "N". This is a California Academy of Science catalogue number used to identify photographs. Photos were placed into archival album during processing. They were not originally stored as albums.
Oversize 5

Photo album containing photos N9264-N9606. 1932

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 6

Photo album containing photos N9607-N9945. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
 

Photographs and Prints

Scope and content

Many photographs were given a number preceded by an "N". This is a California Academy of Science catalogue number used to identify photographs.
Box 42

Negatives and Prints of circumnavigation voyage and Galapagos cruise. (N8377-N9945). circa 1930 - 1932

Physical Description: 1 Metal Box
Box 43

Negatives and Prints of the Solomon Islands and Ensenada, Mexico. (N9948-N11,381). 1933

Physical Description: 1 metal box
Box 44

Negatives and Prints of the Eastern Polynesia Expedition. (N11,381A-N12,414). 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 metal box
Box 45

Negatives and Prints of Samoa and Hawaiian Islands Expedition. There are also photos of the Stanford trip and Fishing trips. (N12,415-N13,519). 1935-1938

Physical Description: 1 metal box
Box 46

Prints of the Samoa and Hawaiian Islands Expedition. There are also prints of the Panama and Columbia Expedition. (N12,879-N14,042; N12,879-N13,520; and N3,521-N14,042). 1936-1938

Physical Description: 1 metal box
Box 48, Folder 1

Portrait of C. Templeton Crocker. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 2

Photographs of the Yacht Zaca. Some are in color. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 3

Photographs and Negatives of the Yacht Zaca. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 4

Photographs of Yacht Zaca and Naval crew. Photographs originally housed in envelope. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 5

Photographs in envelope addressed to Templeton Crocker. It is labeled as "2nd Beebe." undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 6

Photographs and Papers of Mrs. Cynthia Lyman. There is also an article entitled "Some Medical Observation in the Pacific Islands and Dutch East Indies" by Albert Larsen. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 7

Miscellaneous photographs. Images include a large shark, Templeton Crocker with leis, images from a theatre production, and other miscellaneous images. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 8

Photographs and Negatives of the Galapagos Islands Expedition. It includes N9851, N9883, N9842. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 48, Folder 9

Photographs of Zaca housed in a folding envelope. 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
Oversize 29

10 tern photographs in envelope labeled Johan Kooy. This envelope is held in the over-sized photo folder. undated

Physical Description: 1 envelope
Oversize 29

Photograph of Templeton Crocker in gray cardstock folder. This folder contains the note "Photo of Templeton Crocker, sent to Johan Kooy 7/13/65 by Earl S. Herald". This photograph is held in the over-sized photo folder. 1965 July 13

Physical Description: 1 folder
Oversize 29

2 Rubbings and 2 photos of Marquesan bowl. undated

Physical Description: 1 bundle
Oversize 29

A folder of photographs labeled “Prints of Zaca-Shipboard, 1-solomon Islands, dande" and also with the old label of "United States Maps". The folder is held in the oversized photo folder. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Oversize 29

“Crocker folder T –Photos Zaca”, a large photograph folder that contains: Large photo of Crocker in Military Uniform in folder; framed photo of Crocker by “Gene Hammer ‘40”; a photograph of the Zaca; and Large mounted photo of Crocker signed “Fred Henington”. This is housed in the over-sized photo folder.

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 18

Extra Prints 5" X 7" (Bali, Java, New Hebrides, Naloko Island, Pitcairn Island, Landscapes, Shipboard). undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 19

Extra Prints 5" X 7" (Bali, Suez Canal, Zaca, Sea, Hawaii, Flora, Ceylon). undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 20

Extra Prints 5" X 7" (Birds, Marine Life). undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 21

Extra Prints 5" X 7" (Galapagos Specimens). 1932

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 22

Extra Prints 5" X 7" (Galapagos). 1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 24

Extra Prints 5" X 7" (Miscellaneous). undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 24

Extra Prints 8" X 10". undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 25

Extra Prints 8" X 10". undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 26

Extra Prints 8" X 10". undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 27

Extra Prints 8" X 10" (Bali). undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 28

Extra Prints 8" X 10". undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 29

Extra Prints 8" X 10". undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 30

Extra Prints 8" X 10". undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 47

Extra 5" X 7" prints from Galapagos, Solomon Islands, Beebe Trip. Box also includes "Harbor Day" and "Salmon Fishing" prints. 1932-1936, 1937 August 7th

Physical Description: 1 metal box
Object 28

2 rolled photographs of beaches with seagulls. The photographs are stitched together.

Physical Description: 2 large rolled photographs held with the oversized maps.
 

Series 7: Films and Videos undated

Physical Description: 20 reels of 16mm film, 1 folder, 1 half-width manuscript box, 6 clam shell boxes
 

Film

Scope and content

The reels of 16mm film often contain multiple labels. There are labels on the edge of the case, underneath, and in notes inside the case.
Reel 1

“Swede & Birds Tower Mt.", 16mm film reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 2

“Mixed Cine Art”, 16mm film reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 3

“Ohian – Wreck”, 16mm film reel. circa 1936

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 4

“Fishing glass tanks & specimen tanks” 16mm film reel. The film is also labeled as “5, COLOR-5 Live fish specimen on the deck of the Zaca” and “Flamingo Lagoon Jarvis – N.I.”. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 5

“Banderas Bay- Toshio (indiscernible )” 16mm film reel. It is also labeled as “REEL R-14 Navidad Bay- Dolphins – Puerta Vallarta- Banderas Bay. 14” and contains an interior note stating “Magdalena Bay V.I., Abalone Fisherman, Japanese diver at the Hull, San Martin Island Birds, Breakers for enlargement, Swede & G. P. Posing, Breakers & G.P. good.". undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 6

“Mag. Bay – Abalone Breakers – C.R. –L.A.”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled as “1” on the underside of the reel and labeled with “Galapagos, ends with (indiscernible)” and “Swede & Breakers , Pelicans, Magdalena Bay, San Martin Island, Breakers, Pelican Diving, 1st". undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 7

“Guadalupe Island #1”, 16mm film reel. It also contains the label “2” on the underside of the reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 8

“Fish, Crab, Underwater”, 16mm film reel. It contains a label of “5” on the underside of the reel. It is also labeled as “Color-6, Tide Pools off Clarion Island, frigate birds, vermillion fly catchers” and “Clarion Island shorts into the water, crab under water good. (indiscernible) fly catcher (indiscernible), good reel”. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 9

“Walking Lava”, 16mm film reel. It contains the label “9” on the underside and a note stating "Ducks & pools in lava flow, Albemarle Island lava flow, sea turtle, lava flows, Cape Berkeley, Narborough island”. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 10

“Coronation (indiscernible)”, a 16mm film reel. The first frame contains the text "Coronation of Their Majesty King George IV, Queen Elizabeth". 1937 May 12

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 11

“G.3-Flamingos, green heron, Galapagos, Pelicans”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled as “Heron, Flamingos at James Bay, Frank swimming mud 118° and "Green Heron-Charles Island, Jervis Island-Flamingos & Ducks, Flamingo Nests”. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 12

“Gualata first (indiscernible)”, 16mm film reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 13

“18”, 16mm film reel. The first frame has the text "Shoreline South of the anchorage showing the goats feeding on the cliffs and the rugged nature of this part of the island." undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 14

“Darwin bay bird, Cocos”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled as “2” on the underside of the reel and has a note stating “Navidad Bay, Mexico, Fishing-dolphins under bow, Banderas Bay, Custom Officers on board, Puerta Vallerta, photographer on deck busy, Interior shot Jap working Clark, Tortoise on deck, climbing board, fish food, hauling in fish, lower cam” on the inside of the case. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 15

“751EX-Galapagos”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled “Galapagos Personals, Swede rowing & turtles, Galapagos tortoises racing in chart room, T.C. asleep, T.C. good enlargements” and “II”. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 16

“Ceylon, Cairo”, 16mm film reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 17

“Tres Marias, Castle Rock”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled as “11” on the underside of the reel and has a note stating “mending dredge net, Clark asleep on deck, meals on deck, Tres Marias Penal colony, Zaca at Anchor T.M. , Castle Rock, Isabel Island & birds, Yacht at Anchor, cut out close up of bird, birds flying with Zaca in Distance, Castle Rock & birds cormorant, booby” on the inside of the film case. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 18

“Return of Zaca, Dredging, Specimens R#3”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled “19” on the underside of the reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 19

"Iguanas-Sea & Land, R#2”, 16mm film reel. It is also labeled “R#3” on the underside of the reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Reel 20

“Galapagos, OR1”, 16mm film reel. undated

Physical Description: 1 reel
Box 37, Folder 8

Labels from 16mm film reels 4 and 11. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 35

"Return of the Zaca to SF", "Not too good - Guys in chairs aboard ship at end", and "various birds", box of 3 reels of 16mm film. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 34

"North" and "Fishing Trip-R. Casse- 651-24", box of 2 reels of 16mm film. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 36

"Birds-Is. pans - mending dredge", "Good sea, iguanas crawling over rocks", and "Harpoon Shark-Dove-Iguana-No people", box of 3 reels of 16mm film. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 38

"Guadalupe / Zaca", box of 16mm film. It is damaged. 1931

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 39

"1","2", and "3" transferred 16mm films. It is no longer housed on reels. It contains footage from the Galapagos Expedition. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 40

"Part of Reel 4 and All of Reel 6", transferred 16mm film. It is no longer housed on reels. It contains footage from the Galapagos Expedition. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 41

"Reel 5, 7A, part of 4 (film too damaged to reformat)", 16mm film. It is no longer housed on reels. It contains footage from the Galapagos Expedition. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
 

Videos

Box 31

Reformatted 16mm film on Betamax masters & DVD reference copies. It contains images from reels labeled as "1", "2", "3", part of "4", and "6". It contains footage from the 1932 Galapagos Expedition. 2009 April

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 32

Reformatted 16mm film on Betamax and VHS masters with VHS copy. It contains footage from the 1932 Galapagos Expedition. 1993 January

Physical Description: 1 box
Box 33

Reformatted 16mm film VHS master & copy labeled "Trustees' Edit". It contains footage from the 1932 Galapagos Expedition. 1993 January

Physical Description: 1 box
 

Film Fragments

Scope and content

In April of 2009, there was an attempt to digitize film from the 1932 Galapagos Expedition and this film was too fragile to digitize. They were rehoused in archival sleeves.
Box 37, Folder 1

Film fragments of a small bird perched on a rock and scenes of crabs. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 37, Folder 2

Film fragments of a cove. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 37, Folder 3

Film fragments of rocks. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 37, Folder 4

Film fragments of a cormorant perched on a rock. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 37, Folder 5

Film fragments of a penguin. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 37, Folder 6

Film fragments from the beginning of the damaged reel. It is text labeled "Cape Berkeley the NW Point of Albemarle Island". undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box 37, Folder 7

Film fragments of a penguin. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Series 8: Glass Plate Negatives 1930-1938

Physical Description: 20 boxes
Box 49

"I. Around the World. 1930-1931. 1-99." 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 50

"II. Around the World. 1930-1931. 100-110 + Dupts." 1930-1931

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 64

"Galapagos Islands." undated

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 52

"IV. Solomons Expedition. 1933. 1-110." 1933

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 53

"V. Solomons Expedition. 1933. 111-212." 1933

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 54

"VI. Solomons Expedition. 1933. 213-314." 1933

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 55

"VII. Solomons Expedition. 387-400." 1933

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 56

"VIII. Eastern Polynesia, Etc. 1934-1935. 8-270." 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 57

"IX. Eastern Polynesia, Etc. 1934-1935. 277-528." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 60

"X. Eastern Polynesia Etc. 1934-1935. 535g-839." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 65

"XI. Eastern Polynesia. 1934-1935. 839.G-1055." 1934-1935

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 67

"XII. Gulf of CA-Clarion. 1936. 1-145." 1936

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 69

"XIII. Gulf of CA-Clarion. 1936. 146-290." undated

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 68

"XIV. Gulf of CA-Clarion. 1936. 291-375." 1936

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 71

"XV. Tongareva: Savaii: Etc. 1936-1937. 4-175." 1936-1937

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 66

"XVI. Tongareva: Savaii: Etc. 1936-1937. 176A-460." 1936-1937

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 70

"XVII. West Coast to Panama. 1937-1938. 8225-8926." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 59

"XVIII. West Coast to Panama. 1937-1938. 8929-9384."

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 61

"XIX. West Coast to Panama. 1937-1938. 9369-9431." 1937-1938

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
Box 62

"General Scenes: Fishes: Duplicates." undated

Physical Description: 1 wooden box.
 

Series 9: Glass Lantern Slides undated

Physical Description: 3 boxes
Box 51

"Fishing Trip." undated

Physical Description: 1 box.
Box 58

"651-122." undated

Physical Description: 1 box.
Box 63

"651-122." undated

Physical Description: 1 box.
Oversize 28

Series 10: Maps and Blueprints undated

Physical Description: 1 over-sized roll of 8 maps, and blueprints of a dredging machine

Scope and content

Rolled items consist of maps of the Panama Canal, Pitcairn Island (with initials RT & HC), Galapagos Islands, Solomon Islands, Pacific Ocean, Fanning Island and two maps of the Palmyra Islands. There are also blue prints to a dredging machine for the Zaca.
Oversize 27, Oversize 26

Series 11: Scrapbooks undated

Physical Description: 2 over-sized flat boxes

Scope and content

There are three scrapbooks containing photos, correspondence and newspaper clippings. The scrapbooks need conservation work.

Conditions Governing Use note

Scrapbooks are not accessible to the public due to deterioration of materials.
Box 26

"Yacht Zaca Miscellaneous II", scrapbook containing correspondence, and collecting information. undated

Physical Description: 1 box containing scrapbook
Box 27

2 scrapbooks labeled "Zaca - Press Cuttings", and "Yacht Zaca - Miscellaneous I". The former contains newspaper articles and the later contains photographs, correspondence, specimens, and copies of logs. undated

Physical Description: 1 box containing 2 scrapbooks
 

Series 12: Ephemera undated

Physical Description: 1 box, 2 cases
Box 13

2 Leather Binders. Binders are monographed on the interior with "Templeton Crocker, Shreve BLDG. San Francisco". They contained a copy of "Zaca Sails South: A Non-Scientific Diary" and a copy of a manuscript about the Expedition to Eastern Polynesia. They have both been rehoused for their protection and the binders are now empty. undated

Physical Description: 1 box
Oversize 31, Oversize 30

2 film reel cases. These cases originally contained the film reels and one still contains the cases to the film reels. The other is empty. undated

Physical Description: 2 cases