Catalogue of birds of Washington, D.C., Virginia, New York, and South Carolina, 1910-1911

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Abstract

Catalogue of birds of Washington, D.C., Virginia, New York, and South Carolina, 1910-1911. Includes the original notes of birds collected by Mearns in the Catskill Mountains, New York, 1896, and the original field notes of the birds of South Carolina, April 17-May 26, 1911. Collector numbers for birds in North Carolina range from 19054 to 19302. USNM catalog numbers range from 19960-20209, and collector numbers range from 18841 to 19302. Virginia localities include Smith Island. New York localities include Highland Falls and other areas. South Carolina localities include but are not limited to Mount Pleasant, Christ Church Parish at Porcher Bluff, and Capers Island.

Date Range

1910-1911

Start Date

Apr 17, 1910

End Date

May 26, 1911

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

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • New York
  • District of Columbia
  • Porcher Bluff
  • Capers Island
  • United States
  • Smith Island
  • Highland Falls
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 17 (SIA Box 24) Folder 13