Haiti 1917 and Jamaica 1922

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Creator

Bartsch, Paul, 1871-1960

Abstract

This journal contains eight leaves of notes on Bartsch's field research in Haiti in 1917 and Jamaica in from 25 February to 6 March 1922. A typed note card inserted at first page explaining expenses for chartering boat transportation is included. During his time in Jamaica, Bartsch collects snails in the family Pleurodontidae. Localities include but are not limited to Stray Hill (in Kingston Jamaica), Holly Mount, and Saint Ann.

Date Range

1917, 1922

Start Date

1917

End Date

Mar 06, 1922

Access Information

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Topic

  • Snails
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Haiti
  • Holly Mount
  • Saint Ann
  • Jamaica
  • Kingston

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 11