Fisher, A. K., Harriman Alaska Expedition, May 1899 - August 1899

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Abstract

The field book documents the field work of A. K. Fisher during the Harriman Alaska Expedition, May 22 - August 7, 1899. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day, mode of transportation), lists of plants observed per location, specimens collected, flora and fauna observed, weather, collecting methods, daily activities. Locations include but not limited to Kukak bay, Malaspina glacier, Unalaska, Saint Matthew island.

Date Range

1899

Start Date

May 22, 1899

End Date

Aug 07, 1899

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
  • Ichthyology
  • Birds
  • Plants
  • Ornithology
  • Botany

Place

  • Malaspina Glacier
  • Saint Matthew Island
  • United States
  • Alaska
  • Unalaska
  • Kukak Bay

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