Burleigh, Thomas Dearborn, District of Columbia, Georgia, North Carolina, January 1930 - April 1934

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The field catalog documents the mammals collected by Thomas Dearborn Burleigh in Washington DC, Georgia, and North Carolina, January 1930 - April 1934. Entries include USNM catalog number (non consecutive), specimen number (1 - 140), sex, name (scientific name), locality, date, measurements (3 types), and remarks. The remarks provide additional location information (i.e. Pisgah Nation Forest or Bent Creek), elevation, quantity of embryos. Locations include the vicinity of Asheville, North Carolina, and Mount Mitchell.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 31, 1929

End Date

Mar 31, 1934

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.




  • North Carolina
  • District of Columbia
  • Pisgah National Forest
  • United States
  • Asheville
  • Georgia


  • 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