Lists of bird specimens with measurements and location of collection, Fort Verde, Arizona, 1884-1888

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This notebook contains a list of bird specimens Mearns collected in Fort Verde, Arizona in 1884-1888. Specimens are not listed in numerical or chronological order. Collector numbers range from approximately 2655 to 6360. Collector number, name, (sometimes) page in journal (Arizona field notes from 1884-1888), date, and measurements are recorded. Arizona localities include but are not limited to Fort Verde, Mogollon Mountains (possibly referring to Mogollon Rim), Whipple Barracks, and Beaver Creek.

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Camp Verde
  • Beaver Creek
  • United States
  • Fort Whipple
  • 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 7 (SIA Box 14) Folder 2