Bird skins, Springerville, Arizona, 1883-6

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Creator

Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934

Alternate Title

Edward Wm Nelson 2

Abstract

Bird skin catalog created by Nelson in Springerville, Arizona from 1883 to 1886. Specimens are listed by scientific names, under which collections of that species are listed including quantity, sex, and date. Other localities include California, Pecos (New Mexico), and perhaps others. Numbers range from approximately 1 to 216.

Date Range

1883-1886

Start Date

1883

End Date

1886

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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • California
  • United States
  • Pecos
  • Springerville
  • Arizona
  • New Mexico

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