Correspondence, January to June 1907

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This folder contains various corresponding dated from 3 January to 12 June 1907 regarding Mearns’s bird, botanical, and other specimens sent and received to the Bureau of Science and the US National Museum. Also includes letter from D. Wise about postponing a trip to Palapag mesa so Mearns can collect there. Other correspondents include Charles Richmond, R. Rathburn, Isaac W. Brewer, O. [T.?] Mason, “Posey”, Richard McGreor, Memill (Botanist), W. L. Hutchinson, and possibly others.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 03, 1907

End Date

Jun 12, 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
  • Plants
  • Ornithology
  • Botany




  • 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 9