Bird catalogue, 422-921

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Specimen list of birds Handley collected from 25 July to 5 September 1948 in Greenland and Canada. Includes scientific name, sex, age, locality, date, and notes on testes or ovary. Localities include Thule (Greenland) and the Canada localities Becher Bay, Pond Inlet, Dundas Harbor, and Resolute Bay. Collector numbers include 422 to 585.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 25, 1948

End Date

Sep 05, 1948

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


  • Canada
  • Becher Bay
  • Pond Inlet
  • Resolute
  • Greenland


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-299

Collection name

Charles Overton Handley Field Notes, 1948-1950, 1952, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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