Bailey, V. O., North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, November 1931 - December 1931

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The journal and news clipping document Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, November 2 - December 4, 1931. Entries are dated and describe travel to Richmond, Virginia to wild life sanctuary, noting deer populations, contact information for individuals at meetings relating to sanctuary, individuals with whom he worked, farms visited, vegetation (including crops i.e. peanuts), lists of flora and fauna (mammals) observed per location, and beaver populations and habitat. Locations include Lake Drummond, Virginia; Asheville, North Carolina.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 02, 1931

End Date

Dec 04, 1931

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology


  • North Carolina
  • Drummond, Lake
  • United States
  • Asheville
  • Virginia
  • South Carolina


  • 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