Field notes, Yellowstone National Park, February 29-April 14, 1916 and California, September 4-October 3, 1916


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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942


This item includes Bailey's plant and animal specimen lists from his research in and around Yellowstone National Park from February 29-April 14, 1916 including many localities near "Buffalo Ranch". The field book also contains specimen lists from various localities in California from September 4-October 3, 1916. Dated lists of specimens typically identify specimen by genus and species. The field book also includes some narrative descriptions regarding weather conditions and localities.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 29, 1916

End Date

Oct 03, 1916

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  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Birds
  • Mammologists
  • Botany
  • Ornithology


  • California
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Mount Konocti
  • Montana


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007267

Collection name

Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 3 Folder 10