American Ornithologists' Union Committee on Migration, Fort Lyon, Colorado, by Platt M. Thorne, 1886

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

This notebook contains notes on bird migration by Platt M. Thorne in 1886 in Fort Lyon, Colorado. Included in the notes is a list of birds by scientific name, notes of abundance and rarity, time periods during which the bird was seen, and descriptive notes.

Date Range

1886

Start Date

1886

End Date

1886

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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Fort Lyon
  • Colorado

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 7 (SIA Box 14) Folder 6