Field catalogue, 2001-3000, Antarctica

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Field catalog of birds Mitt collected in Antarctica from 27 December 1947 to 22 February 1948. Information recorded includes collector number, common name, latitude and longitude, remarks (including location), and date. Numbers 1-2038 are recorded (although the book goes up to 3000). Localities include Burton Island, Cape Royds, and Queen Mary Coast.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 27, 1947

End Date

Feb 22, 1948

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Burton Island Glacier
  • Antarctica
  • Royds, Cape
  • Queen Mary Coast


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-323

Collection name

David Q. Mitt Field Notes, 1947-1948, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 16