Bailey, V. O., Glacier Park, Montana, July 1924

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Abstract

The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Glacier Park, Montana, July 5 - 13, 1924. Entries are dated and describe work completed by Bailey while the chief field naturalist for the Biological Survey. Details include travel from Washington, DC (destinations, times of day, accommodations, mode of travel), daily activities, observations of vegetation enroute, weather, terrain, local officials of the park, observations of birds and mammals, and specimen collecting. Much of the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1924

Start Date

Jul 05, 1924

End Date

Jul 13, 1924

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

  • Montana
  • United States
  • Glacier National Park

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