Florida, May 1919

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Creator

Bartsch, Paul, 1871-1960

Abstract

This journal contains notes on Bartsch's field research on snails and birds in the Florida Keys from 2-19 May 1919. Lists of birds are included throughout the journal. Journal entries include notes about birds seen (and possibly collected), collecting cerion, and visiting and planting cerion colonies. Page 55 contains a list of cerion plantings to be made. List of cerion specimens, numbers 91-99, inserted at title page. Locations include but are not limited to Palo Alto Key, Sand Key, New Found Harbor Key, and Big Pine Key.

Date Range

1919

Start Date

May 02, 1919

End Date

May 19, 1919

Access Information

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Topic

  • Snails
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Newfound Harbor Keys
  • Big Pine Key
  • Sand Key
  • Palo Alto Key
  • Florida

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 12