Mexico, April 22 - June 7, 1898

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This diary documents Nelson's field research and travels through Mexico from 22 April to 7 June 1898. Nelson describes the flora and fauna (including birds and mammals) along the route he traveled. Locations include the valley of Jaumave and Victoria. Observations of people and cities are also included.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 22, 1898

End Date

Jun 07, 1898

Access Information

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


  • Jaumave
  • Mexico
  • Ciudad Victoria


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007364

Collection name

Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 14 Folder 9