Goldman, E. A., California, November 1927

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The journal documents the field work of Edward A. Goldman in California, November 20 - 30, 1927. Entries are dated and are often headed with location. Subject matter describes travel details (destinations, time of day, campsites), observations of flora (types, crops) and fauna (mammals, including elk), observations of terrain (marshes), meetings with local officials and staff, possible expansion of refuges and related funds. A portion of the notebook is blank. Locations includes the vicinity of Los Banos, California.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 20, 1927

End Date

Nov 30, 1927

Access Information

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  • United States
  • Los Banos
  • California


  • 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