Division of Mammals Collection, William Louis Abbott Field books, 1891-1915

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This collection consists primarily of field notes and correspondence of William Louis Abbott who collected specimens for the United States National Museum. Field books cover Abbott's work 1891-1915 in Asia, including Kashmir, Malaysia, Sumatra, and Borneo.

Date Range

c. 1891-1915

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-**** to make an appointment.


  • Mammalia
  • Animalia
  • Mammals


  • Borneo
  • Asia
  • Kashmir
  • Sumatra
  • Malaysia


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-156


9 field books

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals