Goldman, E. A., Arizona (Grand Canyon), November 1926 - December 1926

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Abstract

The journal documents the field work of Edward A. Goldman in Arizona, November 28 - December 13, 1926. Entries are dated and headed with locations. Subject matter describes travel details (destinations, time of day), details of visit to Sacramento valley to investigation status of duck population, meetings with local staff and officials, weather, vegetation and forage conditions, and observations of wildlife (mammals). Entries include headings for fauna type with in-depth description including habitat, behavior, and characteristics. Locations include Grand Canyon. Most of the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1926

Start Date

Nov 28, 1926

End Date

Dec 13, 1926

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
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Grand Canyon
  • Sacramento Valley
  • Arizona

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