Fragmented notes from the Philippines with no chronological order, 1902-1903

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This field book contains fragmented notes Mearns took in the Philippines. Only sections of these notes are presented in chronological order. Notes are taken in a personal calendar book and start in the section marked "January 05" 1902, although this may not be the actual date. Notes from 27 September to 4 October 1903 are recorded, as well as notes from 6 October 1903. Notes with later dates may be recorded. Mearns' notes list birds spotted in various locations including but not limited to Agus River and Lake, Butig River, and Malabang.

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Agus River
  • Philippines
  • Malabang


  • 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 9