Notebook containing entries regarding Bailey's activities in Washington, D.C., 1933 and notes kept on a field trip to Pennsylvania, June 1933

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This item contains entries regarding Bailey's activities and his observations of plant and animal life in Washington, D.C. from January 25, 1933-August 1, 1933. The notebook also includes narrative entries documenting Bailey's trip to Pennsylvania in May and June of 1933, with particular focus on his research on beavers and rodents. Localities in Pennsylvania include Coudersport and Harrisburg. The last entry in the notebook also notes Bailey's retirement from government work.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 25, 1933

End Date

Aug 01, 1933

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


  • District of Columbia
  • United States
  • Coudersport
  • Harrisburg
  • Pennsylvania


  • 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 4 Folder 15