Piper, Stanley E., California - Wyoming, July 1905 -November 1913

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Abstract

The field catalog documents the mammals collected by Stanley E. Piper in California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, July 1905 - November 17, 1913. Pages are numbered. Entries cover some USNM catalog numbers (non consecutive), specimen number (1 - 366), sex, name (scientific), locality, date, measurements (3 types), and remarks. Remarks are a combination of details that include additional location information (distance from landmarks, names of ranches), altitude, specimen preparation, habitat and vegetation (i.e. alfalfa field at outskirts of town), age, notes on specimen loans, results of dissections, and quantity of fetuses. A portion of the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1905-1913

Start Date

Jun 30, 1905

End Date

Nov 17, 1913

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.

Topic

Mammalogy

Place

  • Oregon
  • United States
  • New Mexico
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado
  • California
  • Florida
  • Idaho
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • Nevada

Form/Genre

  • 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