Kenyon and Price, 1957-1959

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Creator

  • Kenyon, Karl W.
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Abstract

The reports, memoranda, and correspondence document the field work of Karl W. Kenyon and Price (may mean Dale W. Rice), 1957-1959. Materials include a photocopy of the report, "territorial behavior and homing in the Alaska Fur Seal" by Karl W. Kenyon in Polovina Rookery on Saint Paul Island, with maps, photographs, and observations of specific seals; an abstract and progress report on sea otter investigations in Amchitka, Alaska, 1959, delineating work on population studies, tagging, transplanting; correspondence relating to report edits; and summary of report on bird problem in Midway Islands, 1957-1958.

Date Range

1957-1959

Start Date

1957

End Date

1959

Access Information

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Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • Saint Paul Island
  • Midway Islands
  • Pribilof Islands
  • Alaska
  • Amchitka Island

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Reports
  • 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 3