Field notes, Arizona, 1897

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This field book contains a narrative account of Hubbard's collecting trip to Arizona from 4 December 1896 to 4 April 1897. His descriptions of collecting often note the specific location (including geological features) he collected and on what surface the insect was found on (e.g. in or on a plant, under a log, on the ground). Insects collected include but are not limited to beetles (Coleoptera), scales and other Hemiptera, and Diptera. Locations Hubbard collected in include Fort Grant, Stockton's Pass, Wilcox, and possibly other locations in Arizona.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 04, 1896

End Date

Apr 05, 1897

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  • Entomology
  • Entomologists


  • Fort Grant (historical)
  • United States
  • Willcox
  • Arizona
  • Stockton Pass Wash


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007107

Collection name

Henry Guernsey Hubbard Papers, 1871-1899

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1a Folder 17