Goldman, E. A., journal, May 30 - August 19, 1907

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The journal documents the field work of Edward A. Goldman in Arizona and California, May 30 - August 19, 1907. The journal consists of note card sized pages in an envelope, headed with date and locality. Entries describe travel details (destination, campsites), description of location with areas in vicinity and altitude, terrain (marshes) and vegetation (including crops), wildlife observed (mammals, birds), specimens collected, and daily work. Locations is often identified with name of ranch. Locations include Lemoore, Summit Lake, Huron, Bakersfield, Porterville, California.

Date Range


Start Date

May 30, 1907

End Date

Aug 19, 1907

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


  • Lemoore
  • United States
  • California
  • Porterville
  • Bakersfield
  • Arizona


  • 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