Photographs of mammals taken while Mearns served at Fort Verde, Arizona, 1886-1887

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Abstract

18 black-and-white photographs documenting mammal specimens Mearns collected in Fort Verde [Camp Verde], Arizona, 1886-1887. Photos labeled with number (collector or photo number), date, and location. One photo contains reference to page number in journal. Otters, deer, mice, beavers, and "work of beavers" (photos of trees chewed by beavers) are included. Localities include Yavapai County, Box Canyon, White Mountains, Clear Creek, and Verde River.

Date Range

1886-1887

Start Date

1886

End Date

1887

Access Information

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Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Camp Verde
  • United States
  • Yavapai
  • White Mountains
  • Arizona

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

Edgar Alexander Mearns Papers, circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated

Physical Description

18 photograph

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 3