Florida, 1929-1930

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This field book contains notes on birds observed, and raccoon collected in various Florida locations between 17 March and 22 April 1930. Miscellaneous notes from 1929 are also included. Specimen numbers 31a to 73 with sex and measurements of specimens are included. Other mammals may also be included. Locations include but are not limited to Upper Matecumbe Key, Key Largo, Plantation Key, Big Pine Key (possible new species found), No Name Key, Little Torch Key, Ramrod Key, and Key Vaca.

Date Range


Start Date


End Date

Apr 22, 1930

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Raccoon
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology


  • No Name Key
  • Plantation Key
  • United States
  • Key Largo
  • Little Torch Key
  • Big Pine Key
  • Florida
  • Upper Matecumbe Key
  • Ramrod Key
  • Vaca Key


  • 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 17 Folder 5