Correspondence, notes, and notebooks of Barton A. Bean concerning his 1892 and 1897 trips to the Northwest United States for the United States Fish Commission : October 1892

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Creator

Bean, Barton A. (Barton Appler), 1860-1947

Alternate Title

Correspondence, notes, and notebooks of Barton A. Bean concerning his 1892 and 1897 trips to the Northwest United States for the United States Fish Commission

Abstract

This field book is one of two notebooks that contain notes from a field trip Bean took to the Washington state and Idaho for the United States Fish Commission from September 19 to October 19. This notebook contains notes from October 1-10. Bean uses shorthand extensively throughout this notebook. Notes describe flora and fauna of the area surrounding several bodies of water including but not limited to Spokane, Spokane River, and Post Falls. Air and water temperatures are often recorded. Common and Latin names of fish are listed.

Date Range

1892

Start Date

Oct 01, 1892

End Date

Oct 10, 1892

Access Information

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Topic

  • Ichthyology
  • Ichthyologists

Place

  • United States
  • Spokane River
  • Idaho
  • Washington
  • Post Falls
  • Spokane

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007224

Collection name

Barton A. Bean papers,circa 1892-1897, 1903-1908

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1 Envelope 2