Miscellaneous bird notes Washington, D. C. and Virginia

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Abstract

Three pages of field notes dated 1893, 1894, and 16 June 1895. 1894 notes are of the yellow winged sparrow's nest and eggs. 1895 notes list birds by common names with number of eggs or young in nest (Ballston, Va.?). 1893 notes list birds that "breed on the flats" with quantities of birds and eggs found. Also notes occurrence.

Date Range

1893, 1894, 1895

Start Date

1893

End Date

Jun 16, 1895

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
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Lantern slides

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-324

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 17