Maryland and Virginia, 1920 : To conduct a waterfowl census of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Includes correspondence and expense books

ID: SIA RU007006

Creator: Maryland and Virginia, 1920

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1920

Citation: Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

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Creator

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Alternate Title

Maryland and Virginia, 1920

Abstract

Materials relate to Alexander Wetmore's work in Maryland and Virginia, 1920, for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Bureau of Biological Survey. He was conducting a waterfowl census of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Includes correspondence and expense books. Includes one memorandum of traveling expenses (March 21 - 27).

Date Range

1920

Start Date

Mar 01, 1920

End Date

Mar 31, 1920

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Waterfowl management
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Chesapeake Bay
  • Occoquan
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Annapolis

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007006

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 139 Folder 6