Correspondence, January to May 1906

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This folder contains various correspondence dated 5 January to 24 May 1906. The following is included: correspondence on birds collected or observed in various locations including Manila, Binan (in Laguna), Zamboanga, Mount Malindang; special military orders and military correspondence; letter mentioning mammal and other specimens in Mearns collection; letter regarding “biological reconnoissance [sic] of Mt. Malindang” from J. R. Williams of the Mindanao Headquarters; expenses; account of travels from J. P. [J—ey?]. Correspondents include “CWR”, “Campbell”, Wm A. Duucaus, M. H. [Bowman?], and H. B. [Pascogy?]. Some letters provide information about routes and information about resources of localities.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 05, 1906

End Date

May 24, 1906

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Biñan
  • Philippines
  • Zamboanga
  • Manila
  • Malindang, Mount


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

Edgar Alexander Mearns Papers, circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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


Box 14 (SIA Box 21) Folder 3