Fisher, A. K., District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia (specimen list), March 1902 - April 1905

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Creator

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

Abstract

The field book documents the field work of A. K. Fisher in District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, March 20, 1902 - April 30, 1905. Entries are dated and include weather, range of time, locality (including street intersections), list of birds observed with quantity, and other observers. Loose sheets include lists of birds seen in District of Columbia and Plummer's Island. Locations include "Picnic woods" Soapstone Valley Park, Rock Creek Park, (DC); Chevy Chase, Plummers Island, Cabin John, Maryland; and "Virginia shore".

Date Range

1902-1905

Start Date

Mar 20, 1902

End Date

Apr 30, 1905

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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • District of Columbia
  • Cabin John
  • Virginia
  • Soapstone Valley Park
  • Chevy Chase
  • Maryland
  • Plummers Island
  • Rock Creek 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