Field catalog, Borneo and the Celebes, 1912-1918, vol 1

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Abstract

This is vol. 1 of a field catalog of bird specimens collected by Henry Cushier Raven from 1912-1915 in the Celebes and Borneo. Dated entries consist of sex, specific locality, common name, and occasional brief additional notes. Field numbers range from 1-2325. There are also 2 pages of notes of specimens not accounted for and specimens without original numbers in the USNM.

Date Range

1912-1915

Start Date

May 27, 1912

End Date

Feb 27, 1915

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

  • Borneo
  • Celebes
  • Indonesia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-337

Collection name

Henry Cushier Raven Field Notes from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 23