S. W. Goussard 31 October 1967 - 19 December 1967 journal

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The journal documents S. W. Goussard's field work as part of the African Mammal Project (Smithsonian Institution), October 31 - December 19, 1967. Entries are dated and sometimes headed with locality (country, district, town, sometimes latitude and longitude). Entries cover travel details (campsites), daily work and times of day, elevation, terrain, specimens collected (type and quantity), weather, temperatures (maximum and minimum), and collecting methods (quantity of traps and time of placement). Locations include Rhodesia and and border of Mozambique.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 31, 1967

End Date

Dec 19, 1967

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.




  • Rhodesia
  • Mozambique


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-444

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, 1961 - 1972

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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