Birds catalogue vol. 1, 1872-6

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Abstract

Bird catalog created by Nelson in approximately 1869 to 1876, bulk dates July 1872 to June 1876 in Utah, California, Indiana, and Illinois. Recorded are number, scientific name, date, and locality. Collector or field numbers 1 to 2313. Localities include but are not limited to Fort Bridger (UT), Riverdale (IL), and Wankegan (IL).

Date Range

1869-1876

Start Date

1869

End Date

1876

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Illinois
  • California
  • Utah

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-320

Collection name

Edward William Nelson Field Notes, 1869-1886, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Birds

Sublocation

Box 16