Field journal, Wyoming, 1910, vol 2

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Creator

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Abstract

This item is a field journal by Alexander Wetmore with daily entries from August 11th to September 25th, 1910. Entries consist of accounts of hunting, trapping, and collecting specimens, as well as behavioral observations, travel details, and daily activity. Entries are from Wyoming, and deal mainly with birds, mammals, and plants. Also included are specimen lists generally organized by week. Some lists are numbered and may include dates, elevations, and short notes regarding specimens.

Date Range

1910

Start Date

Aug 11, 1910

End Date

Sep 25, 1910

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

  • Mammalogy
  • Plants
  • Birds
  • Ornithology
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • Wyoming

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-331

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Field Books, 1894-1975, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 75