Notes on the mammals of Yellowstone National Park, 1903

Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Notes on the mammals of Yellowstone National Park, from approximately April 1902 to February 1903. Mearns often includes altitudes, localities, quantity, and a description of what the specimen was doing when observed. Localities include but are not limited to Gardiner River, Sepulcher Mountain, Gardiner Canyon, Mammoth Hot Springs, Upper and Lower Geyser Basin, and Elk Park. Includes specimen list of Sorex and Neosorex, collector numbers 5320 to 5370. One photograph of unidentified felids.

Date Range

1902-1903

Start Date

Mar 31, 1902

End Date

Jan 31, 1903

Access Information

Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • Minnesota
  • Wyoming
  • Mammoth Hot Springs
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Gardiner River
  • Gardner Canyon

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 6