Fisher, A. K., Arizona, Colorado, April 1892 - July 1892

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Creator

Fisher, A. K. (Albert Kenrick), 1856-1948

Alternate Title

1892, Fort Huachuca, etc.

Abstract

The field book documents the field work of A. K. Fisher in Arizona and Colorado, April 22 - July 26, 1892. The entries are dated and pages are headed with location. Entries describe travel details (destinations, time of day, distance traveled, mode of transportation), terrain, vegetation, observed wildlife (type, habitat), collecting methods, and specimens collected. There are notes on the left hand pages with scientific names of wildlife in text. Locations includes but not limited to the vicinity of Huachuca, Tucson, Phoenix, Willen (Coshise county), Arizona; Fort Wingate, New Mexico(?);Trinidad, (state unidentified); Sterling, Colorado.

Date Range

1892

Start Date

Apr 22, 1892

End Date

Jul 26, 1892

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

  • United States
  • Cochise
  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Huachuca City
  • Sterling
  • Tucson

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