Goldman, E. A., Mexico, March 1936 - May 1936

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The field book documents the field work of Edward A. Goldman in Mexico, March 12 - May 23, 1936. Entries are dated and headed with location or route. Subject matter covers travel details (destinations, time of day, accommodations, mode of transportation), lists and observations of birds per date, interactions with local officials and staff, and daily activities. At the back of the notebook is a list of items and expenses. Locations include the vicinity of Mexico City, Guaymas, Santa Rosalia, Sierra de la Giganta, and Cajon de Tecomaja.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 12, 1936

End Date

May 23, 1936

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Giganta, Sierra de la
  • Mexico
  • Mexico City


  • 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