Field notebook, 1855

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Abstract

Consists of a field notebook by George Suckley dating from 1855 and detailing field work in such locations as Idaho and Oregon. The notebook contains a number of bird, fish, reptile, and mammal specimen lists. Lists include such information as locality, date, sex, and physical measurements. There are additional separate notes on species that provide greater detail on their attributes and behaviors.

Date Range

1855

Start Date

1855

End Date

1855

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Herpetology
  • Birds
  • Ichthyology
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Oregon
  • United States
  • Idaho

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007191

Collection name

George Suckley papers, 1849-1861

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives