Field diary, Tennessee, Sept-Nov, 1937

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Abstract

This field book is a daily journal detailing Watson M. Perrygo and Henry R. Schaefer's field work on birds in Tennessee from September 9th - November 11th, 1937. Dated entries include accounts of hunting, trapping, and collecting specimens, as well as travel details and daily activity. Information present may include times, weather conditions, specific localities, altitudes, and bird behavior. There is some information on mammals as well.

Date Range

1937

Start Date

Sep 09, 1937

End Date

Nov 11, 1937

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
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Tennessee

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-334

Collection name

Watson M. Perrygo Field Books from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 21