Notes on birds, Fort Yellowstone, 1902

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

These incomplete notes related to the incomplete Mearns journal from 1902, housed in box 10 folder 6 of the same collection. Journal notes are dated 29 September to 3 October 1902. Some mammals and lizards are also briefly noted. List of birds seen in Yellowstone Park between April and October 1902 is included. Localities include, but are not limited to Yellowstone River, Yellowstone Lake, Mammoth Hot Springs, Gardiner and Gardiner River.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

Mar 31, 1902

End Date

Sep 30, 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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Mammoth Hot Springs
  • Wyoming
  • Gardiner
  • Yellowstone River
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Gardner River
  • Yellowstone Lake
  • 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 7