Miscellaneous notes 1890s

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Abstract

Six sheets of notes on birds observed or collected in 1896, 1898, 1904, and 1905. Birds were observed on Smith Island, Hampstead (VA), and possibly other localities. Clipping from 1889, Washington Post, about dead birds at the foot of the Washington monument.

Date Range

1889-1905

Start Date

1889

End Date

1905

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
  • Smith Island
  • Hampstead
  • 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