Mearns, Edgar A., Arizona, 1875 - 1888

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

The field book and envelope of notecards document Edgar Alexander Mearns' collecting of mammals in Arizona. The catalog is indexed with page number. Pages are numbered. Entries are listed by type, and include citations for type description. In the back is a loose insert, table with extensive measurements. The envelope are headed with type, and lists field number, sex, adult, and date.

Date Range

1875-1888

Start Date

1875

End Date

1888

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

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • Arizona

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-263

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, Edgar Alexander Mearns Field Books, 1872 - 1893

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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