Salt River expedition (Kentucky), 1959

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Abstract

Articles written for Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, correspondence, research notes, and annotations to original field notes related to an expedition taken along the Salt River -- all created between 1958-1959. A narrative description of the expedition in Kentucky is provided. A portion of the field notes from "Field notes, 1958" (Box 3 Folder 1) containing notes for specimens 1932 to 1941 (specimens from Kentucky) is typed and includes annotations. Localities include Marion County, Nelson County, Bullitt County and Spencer County.

Date Range

1958-1959

Start Date

1958

End Date

1959

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Mollusks
  • Invertebrates

Place

  • Bullitt
  • Nelson
  • United States
  • Kentucky
  • Marion
  • Spencer

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007413

Collection name

Joseph Rosewater papers, 1928-1985

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 3