Field notes and journal, 1902

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Incomplete field notes and journal Mearns kept from 11 September to 23 October 1902 in Montana. Notes on birds and mammals are included. Mearns notes the quantities of birds seen or collected, although collector numbers are not included. Localities include Bozeman, stygian caves (in which Mearns notes many dead birds), Gardiner, Yellowstone, and Lake Henry.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

Sep 11, 1902

End Date

Oct 23, 1902

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

  • Mammalogy
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Gardiner
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Bozeman
  • Montana

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 10 (SIA Box 17) Folder 6