Albert Kenrick Fisher Field Books, 1872-1935, from the Division of Birds

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Description

This collection contains two field books created by Albert Kenrick Fisher, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. One field book records birds collected in the West Indies and South Seas in 1929. The other field book is a catalog of collections Fisher made from 1872 to 1935. Included in this book are notes on collections from Sing Sing (New York), various states in the United States, and localities in the West Indies and South Seas.

Date Range

1872-1935

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.

Topic

  • Aves
  • Animalia
  • Birds

Place

  • Viet Nam
  • United States
  • New Hampshire
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
  • New Jersey

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-292

Extent

2 field books

Physical Location

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