Field notes, North Dakota, July 1-August 13, 1920

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This item includes data regarding Bailey's collection and observation of flora and fauna primarily in North Dakota, from July 1-August 13, 1920. Dated lists of specimens typically identify specimens by genus and often also include species identification. Localities include Bismarck, the Killdeer Mountains, and Sentinel Butte. The item also contains a small photograph of Bailey's wife, the ornithologist Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey, taken in March 1900.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 01, 1920

End Date

Aug 13, 1920

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


  • Sentinel Butte
  • United States
  • Killdeer Mountains
  • North Dakota
  • Bismarck


  • 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 15