Nelson, E. W., (with E. A. Goldman) Mexico, Texas, December 1901 - May 1902

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The field book documents E. W. Nelson's field work in Mexico and Texas with E. A. Goldman, December 12, 1901 - May 31, 1902. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, routes, modes of transportation, distances, times of day, campsites), terrain (elevation) and vegetation, and interactions with local officials and inhabitants. Much of the notebook is blank. Locations include Cerro de la Silla and other locations in the states of Nuevo León and Coahuila, Mexico. Travel with E. A. Goldman took place December 12, 1901 to February 4, 1902.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 12, 1901

End Date

May 31, 1902

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.




  • Nuevo León
  • Coahuila
  • Mexico
  • Silla, Cerro de la


  • 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