Rowley, C. P., Georgia, Alabama, February - March 1894

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Creator

Rowley, Charles P.

Abstract

The field book documents C. P. Rowley's field work in Alabama and Georgia, February 10 - March 1894. Entries are dated and provide a narrative of daily activities, terrain and vegetation, travel details, descriptions of plantations (including crops), as well as observations and specimen collecting of mammals (rodents). A large portion of the notebook is blank. Location information includes the names of plantations and distances from landmarks in the vicinity. Locations includes Savannah, Georgia, and vicinity of Mobile, Alabama, into western coastal Florida (Pensacola).

Date Range

1894

Start Date

Feb 10, 1894

End Date

Feb 28, 1894

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
  • Savannah
  • Georgia
  • Alabama

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