Ailes, Jane Elliott, July 1970 - March 1978

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The copied catalogs document Jane Elliott Ailes' collecting mammal specimens, July 1970 - March 1978. Catalog entries are headed with locations, elevation, and date. Entries include number, type, sex, measurements, and information about environment including vegetation. Additional location information includes landmarks and counties. Locations include Virginia, West Virginia, Panama Canal Zone, and Peru. Some sections include overviews of collecting activities, travel details, time of day, and daily activities.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 30, 1970

End Date

Feb 28, 1978

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.




  • West Virginia
  • United States
  • Panama
  • Canal Zone
  • Peru
  • Virginia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-168

Collection name

Division of Mammals Collection, Jane Elliott Ailes, July - March 1978

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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