Catalogue of birds compiled by Frank X. Holzner, San Diego, California, on the Mexican-United States International Boundary Commission, 1892-1894

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Abstract

Catalogue of birds compiled by Frank X. Holzner, San Diego, California, on the Mexican-United States International Boundary Commission, 2 November 1892 to 6 July 1894 (Mearns's numbers or Holzner's?). Includes sex, age, and measurements of bird specimens, collector numbers 1246 to 2921. Localities include but are note limited to San Pedro River (Cochise County, AZ), Santa Cruz River and Valley in Sonora, Garden Canyon, AZ, and Huachuca Mountains. According to the Smithsonian Institution Archives finding aid for this collection, specimens were collected in San Diego, California. Letter from Charles Gallagher to Holzner, March 27, 1894, is also included.

Date Range

1892-1894

Start Date

Nov 02, 1892

End Date

Jul 06, 1894

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • San Diego
  • Huachuca Mountains
  • United States
  • Garden Canyon
  • California
  • San Pedro River
  • Arizona

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 10