Field journal, Panama, Jamaica, and Canada, 1959, Panama, 1960

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Abstract

This item consists of a field journal detailing Alexander Wetmore's field work on birds, from 1959-1960. 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 Panama, Jamaica, and Canada. Maps, as well as other official or related documents are also present such as passports, programs, tickets, and permits.

Date Range

1959-1960

Start Date

Jan 20, 1959

End Date

Apr 01, 1960

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

  • Canada
  • Panama
  • Jamaica

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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 78