Bailey, V. O., North Dakota, Canada, and Oregon, May 1915 - July 1915

ID: SIA Acc. 12-443

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1915

Citation: Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals

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Creator

Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942

Abstract

The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting in North Dakota, Canada, and Oregon, May 29, 1915 - July 21, 1915. The entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day, accommodations), weather, terrain, viewings of local specimen collections, interactions with local inhabitants, vegetation (timber, including scientific names), observed birds and mammals, and life zones. Indicates the Remington Kellogg and H. H. Sheldon completed field work with him. Some entries are headed with location and include descriptions of nearby rivers and other geological landmarks. Locations include Ashville, Manitoba; Grand Forks, Helena, North Dakota; Ontario, Oregon.

Date Range

1915

Start Date

May 29, 1915

End Date

Jul 21, 1915

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

  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Birds
  • Ornithology
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • Revere
  • Oregon
  • North Dakota
  • Canada
  • Grand Forks
  • Ashville
  • Manitoba
  • Ontario

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-443

Collection name

Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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