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This journal contains Bartsch's field notes on cerion (genus of snail) colonies and birds in the Florida Keys from 14-18 July 1917. List of birds at various locations are included throughout the journal. Notes on Notes on cerion colonies on Loggerhead Key, including colonies A-N with table data (measurements) for some colonies, is included. Locations include but are not limited to Spanish Harbor, Boca Chica (currently Bay Keys), Key West, and Loggerhead Key. A list and addresses are written on back cover verso.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 14, 1917

End Date

Jul 18, 1917

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  • Animals
  • Snails
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Bay Keys
  • Loggerhead Key
  • Key West
  • United States
  • Florida
  • Spanish Harbor Keys


  • 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 10