Field journal, Grand Cayman, BWI, 1972-1973, 1975

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Creator

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Abstract

This field book documents three vacations undertaken by Alexander Wetmore to Grand Cayman, British West Indies during 1972-1975. Dated journal entries consist of travel details, daily activity, and casual observations of birds. Field notes follow the journal entries, and are generally organized by species. Entries may include date, species name, sex, activities, and specific location observed.

Date Range

1972-1975

Start Date

Jan 26, 1972

End Date

Jan 28, 1975

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

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Grand Cayman
  • British West Indies
  • Cayman Islands

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