Field notes on birds, Puerto Rico, 1899 - 1900

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Field notes on birds Bowdish collected in Puerto Rico from 28 February 1899 to 14 August 1900. Notes include lists of birds shot, their sex, and sometimes include notes on stomach content and behavior and bird song (occasional transcription of song). Localities include Vieques, San Juan, and Aguadilla.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 28, 1899

End Date

Aug 14, 1900

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


  • Aguadilla
  • San Juan
  • Puerto Rico
  • Vieques


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-283

Collection name

Beecher S. Bowdish Field Books, 1899-1902, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 3