Field notes on reptiles, amphibians, fish, and mammals, 1884 - 1885

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Notes on reptiles, amphibians, fish, and small mammals collected in Fort Custer and Bighorn River in Montana. Bendire collected from 23 September 1884 to 1 July 1885. Tag numbers include 604 to 650. Notes contain physical descriptions, sometimes temperatures, and sometimes measurements of specimens. Also contains addresses and miscellaneous natural history notes.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 23, 1884

End Date

Jul 01, 1885

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.


  • Herpetology
  • Ichthyology
  • Mammalogy


  • Bighorn River
  • Montana
  • United States
  • Fort Custer (historical)


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-279

Collection name

Charles Bendire Field Books, circa 1865-1896, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 1