Field notes, Mehren's Ranch and Baker's Butte, June, August, October 1887

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Field notes on mammals and birds seen or killed (no collector numbers) in June, August, October 1887. Collector numbers 5412-5422 for Colymbus auritus californicus are noted at the beginning of the book. Measurements and brief descriptions are included. Localities include Baker Butte Summit, Mehren's Ranch, and the North side of SF (San Francisco Mountain?) peaks in Arizona.

Date Range

1887

Start Date

May 31, 1887

End Date

Sep 30, 1887

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Mammalogy
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Baker Butte
  • Arizona
  • San Francisco Mountain

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

Edgar Alexander Mearns Papers, circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Birds

Sublocation

Box 6 (SIA Box 13) Folder 3