Wulsin, F. R., NGS Central China Expedition, 1923 (1)

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The field book documents Frederick R. Wulsin's field work as part of the National Geographic Society's Central China Expedition, 1923. Includes photographs of collected specimens (Selenarctos, 240671). The list includes date (December 9, 1922 - December 24, 1923), field number (1001 - 1192), place, and remarks. Remarks include collecting methods, USNM catalog number, specimen preparation, habitat, and additional location information including names of nearby bodies of water. Some include 4 measurements. Locations include Peking [Beijing], Chihli province, Mongolia, Paotowchen, Kansu [Gansu].

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 09, 1922

End Date

Dec 24, 1923

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.




  • Beijing
  • Gansu
  • Mongolia
  • China


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-441

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Frederick R. Wulsin Field Books, 1922-1924

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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