Notes and lists of specimens collected in the Dismal Swamp, 1896

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Abstract

Several lists of birds, mammals, fish, and reptiles Palmer observed or collected in Dismal Swamp and Lake Drummond in 1896. Lists use common names of animals. A list of birds by scientific name followed by notes on occurrence is also included. Typed list of fishes collected by Palmer in Lake Drummond, Dismal Swamp [Mill Creek], June 1896, is also included.

Date Range

1896

Start Date

1896

End Date

1896

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
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Ichthyology
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Drummond, Lake
  • Mill Creek
  • United States
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-324

Collection name

William Palmer Field Notes, 1887, 1900, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 17