Data for itinerary (San Francisco to Manila, June 30 - July 26, 1905)

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This item contains journal-like accounts of Mearns's journey from San Francisco to Manila from 30 June to 26 July 1905. Mearns records notes on specimens he sees and collects including flying fish, dolphins, lizards, butterflies, and especially birds. These notes are taken at sea, in Honolulu, in Guam, and in Manila. Most of the notes are from Guam. 11 pages.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 30, 1905

End Date

Jul 26, 1905

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


  • United States
  • Philippines
  • Honolulu
  • Guam
  • Hawaii
  • Manila


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Itineraries
  • Diary

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 14 (SIA Box 21) Folder 27