Bailey, V. O., Pennsylvania, March 1929

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Creator

Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942

Abstract

The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Pennsylvania, March 12 - 14, 1929. Entries are dated and describe travel from Washington, DC. Subject matter includes travel details (accommodations, times of day), weather, specimens collected (type, measurements, weight, stomach contents, health, presence of lice), vegetation eaten, and observations of live deer. Most of the notebook is blank. Bailey was also studying conditions of dying deer around refuge near Clearfield county, Crystal Springs, Pennsylvania.

Date Range

1929

Start Date

Mar 12, 1929

End Date

Mar 14, 1929

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

Place

  • Crystal Springs
  • United States
  • Pennsylvania
  • Clearfield

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