Florida, 1915

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This journal contains mostly notes on snails in the Florida Keys from 15 June to 1 July 1915. Notes on birds observed or collected are also included. Bartsch visits several cerion colonies lettered A-K. This journal contains seven tables of data related to the various cerion colonies. Birds are often listed with notes on sex and quantity. Localities include but are not limited to Sand Key, Ragged Keys, Dry Tortugas, Bush Key, Loggerhead Key, and Boca Grande.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 15, 1915

End Date

Jul 01, 1915

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  • Animals
  • Snails
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Sand Key
  • Ragged Keys
  • Loggerhead Key
  • Dry Tortugas
  • Boca Grande Key
  • United States
  • Bush Key
  • Florida


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007089

Collection name

Paul Bartsch Papers, 1901-1963

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 9