Catalogue of birds' nests and eggs from Fort Snelling, Minnesota, 1903

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

This field book contains a catalogue of birds' nests and eggs from Fort Snelling, Minnesota, 1903. Notes on Eggs were taken 28 May to 6 June 1903. Notes on birds, including quantities, abundance and rarity, and activities, were kept from 9-27 March 1903. Also included are weights of Coccothranstes vesferrtinus, Fort Snelling, Minnesota, n.d., and nests of agelaius phoeniceus fortis.

Date Range

1903

Start Date

Mar 01, 1903

End Date

Jun 06, 1903

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
  • Minnesota

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 17