Goldman, E. A., South Dakota, Wyoming, August 1925 - September 1925

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The journal documents the field work of Edward A. Goldman in South Dakota and Wyoming, August 13 - September 7, 1925. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, time of day), weather, descriptions of flora (types including crops and forage conditions) and fauna (mammals including buffalo), meetings and interactions with local staff and officials, summaries of local staff observations, and trapping methods. Entries include headings for wildlife including descriptions of numbers, behavior (feeding), and habitat. Additional location information includes names of ranches. Locations include the vicinity of Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota; Jackson, Wyoming. A short portion of the notebook is blank.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 13, 1925

End Date

Sep 07, 1925

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.




  • Wind Cave National Park
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Ninepipe Reservoir
  • Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
  • South Dakota
  • National Bison Range
  • Jackson
  • Ozark National Forest


  • 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