List of birds seen in Arizona between March 10, 1884 and April 16, 1884

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This notebook contains a list of birds Mearns saw in Arizona between 10 March and 16 April 1884. The list is organized by species name. Notes documents when and where the bird was seen, and also notes when and where that species was previously seen or shot by Mearns or his companions. Notes on abundance and distribution of that species are also included. Localities noted include "Johnstons Canyon", Whipple, Fort Verde, Ash Fork, Verde Valley, and Prescott. This volume contains 14 pages of notes.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 10, 1884

End Date

Apr 16, 1884

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Camp Verde
  • Johnston Canyon
  • United States
  • Fort Whipple
  • Ash Fork
  • Prescott
  • Arizona


  • 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


Box 6 (SIA Box 13) Folder 9