Migration records, spring, 1904

ID: SIA RU007006

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1904

Citation: Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

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Creator

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Abstract

This is a recording of the bird migration through North Freedom, Wisconsin, by Alexander Wetmore in the spring of 1904. The data is recorded in a format following a form previously supplied by the US Department Agriculture, Division of Biological Survey. The document is one page, and details the common name of the birds observed, date first seen, quantity, when next seen, when became common, when last seen, common or rare, whether it was near his observation station, and remarks. 124 different birds are observed.

Date Range

1904

Start Date

Feb 10, 1904

End Date

May 28, 1904

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Birds--Migration
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • North Freedom
  • Wisconsin

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007006

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 136 Folder10