Bird skins, Arizona, 1884

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Abstract

Bird skin catalog created by Nelson in Fort Huachuca and other localities in Arizona, 1884. Specimens are listed by scientific names, under which collections of that species are listed including quantity, sex, and date. Numbers range from approximately 311 to 446. A list of eggs sent to Smithsonian Institution is also included in the back.

Date Range

1884

Start Date

1884

End Date

1884

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

  • Fort Huachuca
  • United States
  • Arizona

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