Notebook, circa 1899-1900

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Creator

Mearns, Edgar Alexander, 1856-1916

Abstract

Contains mostly miscellaneous notes, 1899, 1900, and undated. The word "copied" is written over notes on whales, porpoises, and other specimens. Field notes from 29 November and 1-3 December 1899 on birds and mammals seen and collected in Conanicut Island, Rhode Island, are included. Also included are notes on mammals, snakes, and birds collected in Fort Adam, Rhode Island, June 1900.

Date Range

1899-1900

Start Date

1899

End Date

1900

Access Information

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Topic

  • Mammalogy
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Rhode Island
  • Conanicut Island

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

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 7 Folder 4