Field journal, Haiti and Dominican Republic, 1927 and 1931, western United States, 1928, and western Europe, 1930

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Abstract

This item consists of a field journal detailing Alexander Wetmore's field work on birds, from 1927-1931. Dated entries consist of accounts of hunting and collecting specimens, as well as behavioral observations, travel details, and daily activity. Localities include but are not limited to the United States, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and Spain. Some entries also contain bird lists, and numerous official or related documents are also present.

Date Range

1927-1931

Start Date

Mar 21, 1927

End Date

Jun 01, 1931

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

  • Haiti
  • United States
  • Dominican Republic
  • Spain

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 76