Howell, A. H., North Carolina, April 1928 - May 1928

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Creator

Howell, Arthur H. (Arthur Holmes) 1872-1940

Abstract

The field book documents A. H. Howell's field work in North Carolina, April 16 - May 28, 1928. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day), work and interactions with local staff and individuals, daily work, specimen collecting (mammals including rodents), vegetation and terrain observed, weather, and sometimes temperature. Toward the back of the notebook is a list of mammal stomachs from Bent Creek, listing number 1 - 93, type, and date. The locations include Mount Mitchell, Georgia.

Date Range

1928

Start Date

Apr 16, 1928

End Date

May 28, 1928

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.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • United States
  • North Carolina
  • Georgia
  • Mitchell, Mount

Form/Genre

  • 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