Nelson, Edward William (with Edward Alphonso Goldman) Arizona, California, Lower California, Mexico, July 1902 - February 1906

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The field catalog documents the mammals collected by Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman in Arizona, California, Lower California, Mexico, July 17, 1902 - February 20, 1906. Includes multiple catalogs bound together; pagination restarts with each one. Entries cover USNM catalog number (non consecutive), specimen number (15358 - 19190), sex, name (scientific), locality, date, measurements (3 types), and remarks. Remarks include altitude, additional measurements, specimen condition, specimen preparation, and whether topotype. Locations in Mexico include the states of Lower [Baja] California, Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, and Veracruz.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 17, 1902

End Date

Feb 20, 1906

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.




  • Morelos
  • Oaxaca
  • United States
  • Michoacán
  • Baja California
  • Mexico
  • Veracruz
  • Guerrero
  • California
  • Chiapas
  • Jalisco
  • Arizona


  • 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