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Abstract

Consists of a number of miscellaneous notes and papers of George Suckley, dating from around 1849. There is a private log detailing a vacation in which Suckley describes hunting and fishing activities, including mammal, bird, and fish information. There is information on bird plates, as well as a poem, sketch, and many expense logs. A specimen list of bird skins from Washington state is also present, as well as a cloth map.

Date Range

1849

Start Date

1849

End Date

1849

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ichthyology
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Washington

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA RU007191

Collection name

George Suckley papers, 1849-1861

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives