List of birds and locality, late 1897-1898, Fort Clark, Texas

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Creator

  • Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916
  • Mearns, Louis di Zerega

Abstract

This item contains three lists. The first is a list of 45 species of birds. No other information is given aside from scientific name. Next is a sheet of paper with birds no. 116 and 117 from Fort Adams, RI, 13 and 14 January 1900 listed. Third is a list of birds with measurements, localities, date, and scientific and common name included. The list is dated 18 December 1897 to 7 May 1898, documents specimens collected in Fort Clark, Texas, and contains list no. 45-89, but no collector numbers. Includes some notes written by Louis di Zerega Mearns.

Date Range

1897-1898, 1900

Start Date

Dec 18, 1897

End Date

Jan 14, 1900

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
  • Fort Clark
  • Rhode Island
  • Texas
  • Fort Adams

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 9 (SIA Box 16) Folder 8