Wyoming, 1910 : to gather data on economic status and geographical distribution of birds and mammals; Included is an expense book, a post card from Merritt Cary, 5 June 1910, and a map

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Abstract

This is a collection of materials documenting Alexander Wetmore's collecting efforts in Wyoming in 1910 to gather data on economic status and geographical distribution of birds and mammals; Included is an expense book, a post card from Merritt Cary, 5 June 1910, and a large map of Wyoming with a marked route. The route runs along the Union Pacific Railroad line between Evanston and Cheyenne (southern Wyoming), the vicinity of Yellowstone National Park, and Big Horn Mountains (northern Wyoming).

Date Range

1910

Start Date

Jun 01, 1910

End Date

Sep 27, 1910

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Big Horn Mountains
  • Wyoming
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA RU007006

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 137 Folder 1