Miller, Gerrit S., New York, 1886

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Abstract

The field book documents Gerrit S. Miller's collecting in New York, February 18 - July 8, 1886. Entries are dated and describe collecting and observations of wildlife (including birds), listed by scientific name, including their behavior and appearance. Entry content varies, sometimes including weather, temperature, specimens collected, measurements, other times only listing wildlife. The location sometimes indicated by land owner or latitude and longitude.

Date Range

1886

Start Date

Feb 18, 1886

End Date

Jul 08, 1886

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • New York
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-265

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Gerrit S. Miller Field Notes, 1886 - 1937

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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