Amory, Copley, Jr., Alaska, 1912

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Abstract

This is the field catalog of Copley Amory, Jr., during his collecting for the U.S. National Museum in Alaska, July 21 - September 5, 1912. Pages are numbered. Catalog lists specimen (USNM catalog) number (175612 - 175631), collector's numbers (1 - 68), sex, type, locality, date, measurements (head, body, tail, hind foot), and remarks. Remarks refer to type of specimen preparation, additional description of location, and specimen condition. Includes a hand drawn map with notes; the 141st meridian runs through the middle of the map, and campsites are marked. Locations include Crow River and Joe River in Alaska.

Date Range

1912

Start Date

Jul 21, 1912

End Date

Sep 05, 1912

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.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • Alaska

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-170

Collection name

Division of Mammals Collection, Copley Amory Papers, 1912-1915

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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