Alec Forbes-Watson Field Notes, 1964-1966, from the Division of Birds

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Description

This collection contains one report created by Albert Kenrick Fisher and one field book by Alec Forbes-Watson, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. The report was written in October 1965 regarding birds in Comoros and Madagascar observed by Forbes-Watson and his colleagues. A published report by Forbes-Watson is also available, but not cataloged in this registry. The field book consists of a bird specimen catalog from 1964-1966 in Kenya. Collection numbers for the catalog range from 1-2747, with numbers 1065-2561 absent, apparently lost in transit.

Date Range

1964-1966

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

  • Comoros
  • Madagascar
  • Kenya

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-293

Extent

1 report, 1 field book

Physical Location

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