Edmund Heller Field Notes, 1909-1910, from the Division of Birds

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This collection contains field notes created by Edmund Heller, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. This collection contains three items related to the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition: a 1909-1910 list of specimens Heller and J. Alden Loring collected; 1909 itineraries and journal transcripts; and miscellaneous notes from 1909-1910. Not cataloged is a typescript copy of a journal from the Rainey African Expedition, 1911-1912.

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  • Aves
  • Animalia
  • Birds


  • Africa
  • Egypt
  • Uganda
  • Kenya
  • Yemen


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-300


3 field books

Physical Location

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