Annotated list of the birds of the vicinity of Fort Snelling, Minnesota, compiled between June 10 and July 26, 1886

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Abstract

This item consists of an annotated list of the birds of the vicinity of Fort Snelling, Minnesota, compiled between 10 June and 26 July 1886 by Julius R. Wakefield, possibly an assistant to or colleague of Mearns. Includes "check list numbers", referring to the A. O. V. check list of 1886, 7-766. Notes on birds songs and on abundance and scarcity are included.

Date Range

1886

Start Date

Jun 10, 1886

End Date

Jul 26, 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

  • Animals
  • 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 8 (SIA Box 15) Folder 3