Catalog of the oological collection of Dr. T. W. Richards, U. S. Navy, circa 1884-1910, vol 2

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This is vol. 2 of a catalog of bird eggs in the collection of Theodore W. Richards. Dates range from 1884-1910, and localities include but may not be limited to the United States, England, Canada, Wales, and Australia. Dated entries include number of eggs, marking, locality, collector, incubation, identity, and additional brief notes, which are often on nests and conditions of collecting. Set numbers range from 2587-5134.

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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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Canada
  • United States
  • Wales
  • England


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-466

Collection name

Theodore W. Richards Field Books from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 24