Currie, Rolla P., Liberia 1897

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


The field catalog details Rolla Currie's collecting in Liberia, February 11 - May 8, 1897. Information includes specimen number, type of animal, sex, locality, date collected, measurements (total length, tail vert., and hind tol.), and remarks. Remarks describe location, condition, or method collected. Types of specimens include rodents and primates. Locations include Mount Coffee.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 11, 1897

End Date

May 08, 1897

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.




  • Liberia
  • Mount Coffee


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-234

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Rolla P. Currie Field Notes, 1897

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals