Notes on birds, Fort Yellowstone, 1902

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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


Start Date

Mar 31, 1902

End Date

Sep 30, 1902

Access Information

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


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


  • 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 10 (SIA Box 17) Folder 7