Howell, A. H., Texas, June 1905 - January 1906

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The field book documents A. H. Howell's field work in Texas, June 27, 1905 - January 1906. Part of the notebook documents observations of insect damage (weevils) to crops in Kansas. Entries are dated and include lists of birds (common name) with notes on abundance, descriptions of terrain, notes on crops with notes on observed damage from weevils and their larvae, lists of mammals seen. Also includes list of expenses and miscellaneous notes. Locations are often identified by name of landowner (farmer). A portion of the notebook is blank. Locations includes Gurley, Cameron, West Point, Cuero, and Bellville.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 27, 1905

End Date

Dec 31, 1905

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.


  • Entomology
  • Mammalogy


  • United States
  • Texas
  • Cuero
  • Bellville
  • Cameron
  • Gurley (historical)


  • 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