Field notes, November 1 - November 27, 1911

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Abstract

Field notes from the Childs Frick Expedition and the Smithsonian African Expedition. Childs Frick Expedition notes include supply lists, expenses, and lists of birds collected from 1 to 27 November 1911. Includes an itinerary, 28 October to 25 November 1911 (Washington, D.C., to Dire Daoua). Localities include Djibouti and Dire Daoua (Dirē Dawa). Smithsonian African Expedition notes include notes on crocodile and birds eggs (measurements included) from 29-31 January 1910 in Rhino Camp.

Date Range

1910, 1911

Start Date

Jan 29, 1910

End Date

Nov 27, 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
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Djibouti
  • Rhino Camp
  • Dirē Dawa
  • Uganda
  • Ethiopia

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 18 (SIA Box 25) Folder 1