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California sea-wrack: Fucus furcatus (illustration from "The Ocean World")
Hinton, Sam (1917-2009)
Date Created and/or Issued
between 1958 and 1986
Contributing Institution
UC San Diego, Library, Special Collections and Archives
Sam Hinton Papers
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Under copyright
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UC Regents
This original drawing was created by Scripps Institution of Oceanography marine biologist and artist Sam Hinton, and appeared in a San Diego, California weekly newspaper column titled "The Ocean World." The column featured Hinton's illustrations of sea animals, fish, plants, and birds and was intended to spark interest in marine biology and educate the public.
Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (
This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the Sam Hinton Papers (MSS 683).
Natural history illustration
Marine algae
Marine biology
Fucus distichus
The Ocean World, The San Diego Union

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