Correspondence, 1895

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This item contains two letters: Mearns to Stejneger, Fort Myer, 27 February 1895; Stejneger to Mearns, Washington, DC, 28 February 1895. Mearns' letter says there is no data found on specimens 215 to 219, and confirms the details of number 3285, 3231, 213, 3218, and 3451 (all reptiles and amphibians). Some specimens collected in San Diego, California. Stejneger's letter asks for confirmation on specimens collected in California and near the at monument no. 245 Mexican boundary line.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 27, 1895

End Date

Feb 28, 1895

Access Information

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  • San Diego
  • United States
  • California


  • 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


Box 9 (SIA Box 16) Folder 7