Correspondence, 1877, 1878

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Correspondence and loose notes found at back of Volume 2 and separated into a different folder/item. Includes letter from Bendire to Schluter, Jan 15, 1878 (in German); letter from Schluter to Bendire, November 19, 1877 (in German) containing notes on birds; and letter from W. C. Smith to Elliott Coues, July 16, 1883 regarding bird egg specimens (presumably collected near Buffalo Creek (Jefferson Co., Colorado). Also contains list of eggs collected in Vermont and Maine “received from the Justice”.

Date Range

1877, 1878

Start Date

Nov 19, 1877

End Date

Jul 16, 1878

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Vermont
  • United States
  • Colorado
  • Buffalo Creek
  • Maine


  • 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 folder

Physical Location

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


Box 2