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Abstract

The journal documents the National Geographic Society Yale University Peruvian Expedition, 1915. Contains official circulars for the expedition, covering almost all aspects of the expedition preparation and execution. Some of these include personnel, care and purchase of equipment, menus (recipes), procedures, expedition updates, contact information, examples of types of pottery discovered. Circulars are numbered and sometimes dated. In back is a Fernando L. Golsch reference color chart.

Date Range

1914-1916

Start Date

1914

End Date

1916

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.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Ornithology
  • Botany

Place

  • Cuzco
  • Peru

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-212

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Edmund Heller Field Books, 1898-1915

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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