Correspondence, 1891-1898

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Abstract

Correspondence from Mearns to the International Boundary Commission, The House of Representatives, and others regarding his field work along the Mexican Boundary. These letters provide statements of his work and summaries of collections of birds and mammals made. Also included is a reprint of a House Committee hearing and a copy of a House Resolution.

Date Range

1891-1898

Start Date

1891

End Date

1898

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 1