Maps for Dease River-Telegraph Creek Expedition

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Creator

  • Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939
  • Lincoln Ellsworth Expedition to Alberta and British Columbia, 1914

Abstract

The maps were used by Edmund Heller during the Dease River-Telegraph Creek Expedition [some materials removed to oversize], 1914. Includes a variety of maps, including black and white, color, hand drawn, partial, and complete. Some maps include color markings relating to locations frequented by moose, goats, grizzly or black bears. A separate map includes markings relating to locations frequented by sheep and another for Caribou. Includes a hand drawn map of Dease River. Refers to the Cassiar District of Canada.

Date Range

1914

Start Date

1914

End Date

1914

Access Information

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Mammalogy

Place

  • Cassiar
  • Dease
  • Canada
  • Telegraph Creek
  • British Columbia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA RU007179

Collection name

Edmund Heller Papers, circa 1898-1918

Physical Description

12 maps

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 6 Folder 7