Manuscript report submitted probably submitted to the Ward Department


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Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916


Six page manuscript copy of a report possibly submitted to the War Department by Edgar A. Mearns regarding the geology and physiography, plant and animal life (including mammals, birds, fishes, and reptiles and batrachians) of the region from Parang, Mindanao, to Lake Butig, written circa 1903. Mearns led an expedition to this region, September 30 - October 6, 1903.

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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.


  • Ichthyology
  • Mammalogy
  • Herpetology
  • Plants
  • Birds
  • Ornithology
  • Botany


  • Philippines
  • Lake Butig
  • Parang
  • Mindanao


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Reports

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 report

Physical Location

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


Box 15 (SIA Box 22) Folder 2