Carded notes on the birds observed in the Yellowstone National Park and vicinity, July 26-July 31, 1889 and April 19-December 16, 1902

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

This item contains sheets of notes on the birds observed in the Yellowstone National Park and vicinity, July 26-July 31, 1889 and April 19-December 16, 1902. Sheets list the name of a specimens under which dates and descriptions of various sightings are included. Some birds may have been collected; collector / specimen numbers 12610-12634 are included. Localities include but are not limited to Yellowstone River (section in Gardiner City, Montana), Gibbon River, Yellowstone Lake (Wisconsin?), Mammoth Hot Springs (Wyoming), and Eagle Creek (Park County, Montana).

Date Range

1889, 1902

Start Date

Jul 26, 1889

End Date

Dec 16, 1902

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
  • Wyoming
  • Mammoth Hot Springs
  • Gardiner
  • Yellowstone River
  • Eagle Creek
  • Yellowstone Lake
  • Montana

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 15