Report on the geographical and biological expedition to Mount Halcon, Mindoro, November 1906

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Abstract

Wallace I. Hutchinson's report on the geographical and biological expedition to Mount Halcon, Mindoro, written in November 1906. Introduced with a letter from George P. Ahen, Director of Forestry, Manila, to Mearns, Manila, 30 January 1907. The record covers events taking place between approximately 1 November and 8 December. The report includes notes and descriptions of botanical specimens on Mount Halcon. Localities also include Alag River. A brief note about leeches is included.

Date Range

1906

Start Date

Oct 31, 1906

End Date

Oct 31, 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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Halcon, Mount
  • Alag River
  • Philippines

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence
  • 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

Sublocation

Box 15 (SIA Box 22) Folder 11