Marshall, William Hampton, Idaho, Utah, December 1929 - July 1949

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The field catalog documents the mammals collected by William Hampton Marshall in Idaho and Utah, December 10, 1929 - July 30, 1949. Entries cover specimen numbers (USNM catalog number and specimen number), sex, name (scientific), locality, date, measurements (total length, tail vertebrae, hind foot, front foot), weight (ounces), and remarks. Remarks include a combination of information about specimen preparation, terrain (type and elevation), quantity of embryos, vegetation and habitat, collector, specimen characteristics including weight, additional location information (including geological landmarks). Locations include sites across both states.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 10, 1929

End Date

Jul 30, 1949

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.




  • United States
  • Idaho
  • Utah


  • 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