Nelson, E. W., (with E. A. Goldman), Mexico, February 1897 - September 1897

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Creator

  • Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934
  • Goldman, Edward Alphonso, 1873-1946

Abstract

The field book documents E. W. Nelson's field work in Mexico with E. A. Goldman, February 21 - September 24, 1897. Entries are dated and often headed with location. Distances are listed on the left hand pages. Subject matter covers travel details (destinations, distances, accommodations), terrain (elevation), and specimen collecting (mammals). Most of the notebook is blank. Locations include town in the state of Jalisco, Mexico.

Date Range

1897

Start Date

Feb 21, 1897

End Date

Sep 24, 1897

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

  • Mexico
  • Jalisco

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