Field notes and diary, 1880

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Abstract

Field notes and diary document Bohumil Shimek's observations of birds in Johnson County, Iowa, May 21 - July 18, 1880. Entries are dated and include information about type of birds observed (common name), nests and their locations (environment and vegetation), eggs, behaviors of individuals and flocks of birds.

Date Range

1880

Start Date

May 21, 1880

End Date

Jul 18, 1880

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Iowa
  • Johnson
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 16