Field notes, North Dakota, September 6-November 5, 1919

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This item includes data regarding Bailey's collecting and observations of flora and fauna primarily in North Dakota, but also in South Dakota and Minnesota, from March 12-May 9, 1918. Dated lists of specimens typically identify specimens by genus and often also include species identification. Specimen lists begin with specimens that Bailey caught and photographed in Elk River, Minnesota. Localities in North Dakota include Fargo, Grand Forks, Walhalla. Localities also include Deadwood, South Dakota.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 06, 1919

End Date

Nov 05, 1919

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


  • Walhalla
  • United States
  • Deadwood
  • Fargo
  • Grand Forks
  • South Dakota
  • Minnesota
  • Elk River
  • North Dakota


  • 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 14