Paul Bartsch Field Book, circa 1881-1919, from the Division of Birds

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This collection contains one item created by Paul Bartsch, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. The item is a catalog containing a compilation of Bartsch's bird collections from around the years 1881-1919. 2460 specimens are included. Localities include but are not limited to District of Columbia, Virginia, California, Nebraska, Texas, Iowa, Costa Rica, Florida, Arizona, and North Carolina.

Date Range

circa 1881-1919

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.


  • Aves
  • Animalia
  • Birds


  • North Carolina
  • District of Columbia
  • Iowa
  • United States
  • Texas
  • California
  • Florida
  • Virginia
  • Arizona
  • Costa Rica
  • Nebraska


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-278


1 field book

Physical Location

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