Guide to the Te Vega Ship's Logs

compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2010 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0604
Creator: Te Vega.
Title: Te Vega Ship's logs
Dates: 1962-1969
Physical Description: 2 Linear feet
Summary: These logs cover only the ship's operations, not the research work done by the scientists on board. Some logs have both a "rough" and "smooth" version. The logs cover its first research cruise to Southeast Asia and back, local operations in Monterey Bay, cruises down the California coast to Mexico, and cruises to the Galapagos Islands. There are also logs from a cruise before Stanford acquired the schooner.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Administrative transfer from Hopkins Marine Station, 2001.

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use.

Ownership & Copyright

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Cite As

Te Vega Ship's Logs (SC0604). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The Te Vega was a 135-foot schooner acquired by the Hopkins Marine Station in 1962 for use as a seagoing classroom and research vessel. Its first research trip was a cruise from San Diego to the Indian Ocean, from June 1963 to the summer of 1965. It was sold in 1969 and replaced by the Proteus.

Description of the Collection

These logs cover only the ship's operations, not the research work done by the scientists on board. Some logs have both a "rough" and "smooth" version. The logs cover its first research cruise to Southeast Asia and back, local operations in Monterey Bay, cruises down the California coast to Mexico, and cruises to the Galapagos Islands. There are also logs from a cruise before Stanford acquired the schooner.

Access Terms

Hopkins Marine Station.
Te Vega.
Wible, Joe
Marine biology research vessels.
Research vessels--United States.


Collection Contents

 

Logs

Box 1, Folder 1

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Los Angeles [prior to acquisition by Hopkins Marine Station] May 12-June 26, 1962

Box 1, Folder 2

San Diego shipyard and Hawaiian trip starting July 14, 1963 June 26, 1962-Aug. 3, 1963

Box 1, Folder 3

Hawaii to Southeast Asia Aug. 3-Nov. 18, 1963

Box 2, Folder 1

Bhuket, Thailand to Mauritius Nov. 18, 1963-May 28, 1964

Box 2, Folder 2

Mauritius to Thailand May 28-Dec. 5, 1964

Box 2, Folder 3

Thailand to Bougainville island Dec. 6, 1964-Mar. 11, 1965

Box 2, Folder 4

Bougainville Island to Samoa Mar. 12-June 13, 1965

Box 2, Folder 5

Cruise 11, Monterey Bay operations and down to San Diego Mar. 27-Sept. 18, 1966

Box 2, Folder 9

Cruise 12, Monterey Bay operations and down to San Diego Sept. 19-Dec. 23, 1966

Box 2, Folder 7

Cruise 13, Californian and Mexican coast, Galapagos Islands, and back to Mexico Dec. 24, 1966-Mar. 29, 1967

Box 2, Folder 8

Cruise 14, Mexico to Monterey, CA [rough version] Mar. 30-June 18, 1967

Box 3, Folder 1

Cruise 14, Mexico to Monterey, CA [smooth version] Mar. 30-June 18, 1967

Box 3, Folder 2

Cruise 15, Monterey, CA, to Mazatlan, Mexico [rough version] June 19-Sept. 17, 1967

Box 3, Folder 3

Cruise 15, Monterey, CA, to Mazatlan, Mexico [smooth version] June 19-Sept. 17, 1967

Box 3, Folder 4

Cruise 16, Mazatlan to Monterey, CA [rough version] Sept. 18-Dec. 31, 1967

Box 3, Folder 5

Cruise 16, Mazatlan to Monterey, CA [smooth version] Sept. 18-Dec. 31, 1967

Box 3, Folder 6

Cruise 17, Monterey to Galapagos Islands [rough version] Jan. 3-Apr. 2, 1968

Box 3, Folder 7

Cruise 17, Monterey to Galapagos Islands [smooth version] Jan. 3-Apr. 2, 1968

Box 4, Folder 1

Cruise 18, in the Galapagos Islands [rough version] Apr.3-May 6, 1968

Box 4, Folder 2

Cruise 18, in the Galapagos Islands [smooth version] Apr. 3-May 6, 1968

Box 4, Folder 3

Cruise 18, return to San Diego May 7-June 9, 1968

Box 4, Folder 4

Cruise 18, San Diego to Monterey June 10-June 25, 1968

Box 4, Folder 5

Cruise 19, Monterey to the Galapagos Islands [log book 1, rough version] June 26-Aug. 22, 1968

Box 4, Folder 6

Cruise 19, Monterey to the Galapagos Islands [log book 1, smooth version] June 26-Aug. 22, 1968

Box 4, Folder 7

Cruise 19, in the Galapagos Islands [log book 2, rough version] Aug. 23-Sept. 17, 1968

Box 4, Folder 8

Cruise 19, in the Galapagos Islands [log book 2, smooth version] Aug. 23-Sept. 17, 1968

Box 4, Folder 9

Cruise 19, Master's night order book July 4-Dec. 16, 1968

Box 5, Folder 1

Cruise 20, Galapagos Islands to Mexico [log book 1, rough version] Sept. 17-Nov. 16, 1968

Box 5, Folder 2

Cruise 20, Galapagos Islands to Mexico [log book 1, smooth version] Sept. 17-Nov. 16, 1968

Box 5, Folder 3

Cruise 20, Mexico to Monterey, CA [log book 2, rough version] Nov. 17, 1968-Jan. 25, 1969

Box 5, Folder 4

Cruise 20, Mexico to Monterey, CA [log book 2, smooth version] Nov. 17, 1968-Jan. 11, 1969

Box 5, Folder 5

At anchor in Monterey, CA, and in Pacific Dry dock, Oakland, CA Jan. 13-May 2, 1969