Department of Paleobiology Collection F. C. Whitmore Field Books, 1959-1981

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This collection of 11 field books document F. C. Whitmore's collecting, 1959-1981. Field books cover field work completed across the United States, Peru, Mexico, and Ecuador. Locality areas of interest include Big Bone Lick, Kentucky.

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At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Paleobiology at 202-633-1334 to make an appointment.


  • Cetacea
  • Animalia
  • Porpoises
  • Cetaceans
  • Ground Sloth


  • North Carolina
  • Ecuador
  • United States
  • California
  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • New Jersey
  • South Carolina
  • Baja California
  • Mexico
  • Peru
  • Maryland
  • Virginia


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 14-188


11 field books

Physical Location

Natonal Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Paleobiology