Field notes, Dakato Village to Escarpment

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Abstract

Field notes on birds Mearns observed and collected during a from Dakato Village to Escarpment from 17 May to 14 September 1912. Includes his itinerary of travel and list of places visited. Localities include but are not limited to Guaso Nyiro River (currently Ewaso Ng’iro) and Atti.

Date Range

1912

Start Date

May 17, 1912

End Date

Sep 14, 1912

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

  • Ng'iro, Ewaso
  • Kenya

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

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 6