Walrus Correspondence 1953- 1967

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Creator

  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Manville, Richard Hyde, 1910-1974

Abstract

Correspondence, report, and maps discuss observations, and aerial survey results describe walrus populations in the vicinity of the Bering Sea. The report relates to an overview and discussion of the Atlantic and Pacific Walrus population along the east coast of the United States as well at Arctic Ocean and Bering Sea. Correspondence discusses sealing expedition on Windward; edits to manuscript; Little Diomede Walrus Study, 1958; and various maps with routes, sometimes with dates. Correspondents include Richard H. Manville. Includes a hand drawn map of routes traveled and walrus population notes in Bering Sea.

Date Range

1953-1967

Start Date

1953

End Date

1967

Access Information

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Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • Bering Sea
  • Alaska
  • Little Diomede Island

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007407

Collection name

United States Fish and Wildlife Service Bird and Mammal Laboratories, Records, 1945-1970

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2