England, 1934 : to attend VIII International Ornithological Congress at Oxford; Correspondence, field and travel notes, expense records, programs, and memorabilia

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Creator

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Abstract

Alexander Wetmore travels to England in 1934 to attend VIII International Ornithological Congress at Oxford. Materials include correspondence, field and travel notes, expense records, programs, and memorabilia. Field notes document observations in Norwich and Blenheim Park near Woodstock Oxford, dates June 26 - July 9, 1934. Includes bird lists, and some notes on the Congress.

Date Range

1934

Start Date

Jun 26, 1934

End Date

Jul 09, 1934

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Norwich
  • Oxford
  • England
  • Woodstock

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence
  • Memorabilia
  • Receipts (financial records)

Accession #

SIA RU007006

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 144 Folders 1 - 2