Field notes, 1901-1902

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Field notes Mearns kept during field work in Florida, 1901. Contains narrative accounts of bird collecting (no numbers included), lists of plants observed, and lists of birds observed. Also includes notes kept by Mearns on a train trip to Fort Yellowstone, 1902. Includes lists of birds observed in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota, and North Dakota. Some museum notes also included. Florida localities include but are not limited to Alligator's Bluff and Kissimmee River.

Date Range

1901-1902

Start Date

1901

End Date

1902

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Florida
  • Kissimmee

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 2