H. L. Norman 24 September 1970 - 07 June 1972 (Morocco) journal

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Creator

Norman, Harry L.

Abstract

The journal documents H. L. Norman's field work in Morocco as part of the Smithsonian Institution African Mammal Project, September 24, 1970 - June 7, 1972. Pages are numbered (1 - 137). Entries are dated and headed with locality (combination of town, region, county, latitude and longitude, and sometimes distance from). Content describes travel details (route, destinations, campsites), daily activity and time of day, colleagues with whom worked, terrain (including soil composition), vegetation, specimens collected (type, quantity), weather, and observations of wildlife (including tracks).

Date Range

1970-1972

Start Date

Sep 24, 1970

End Date

Jun 07, 1972

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

Morocco

Form/Genre

  • 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