Account of Outfit of the Scientific Corps of the W.U.T.E. and Catalogue of Specimens, 1867-1868

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Creator

  • Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
  • Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865-1867)

Abstract

The field book documents supplies for Expedition members and a catalogue of specimens collection in R. America. Includes specimen numbers (1220-1430), collector, description, and location. Sometimes also includes date and sex (if applicable).

Date Range

1867-1868

Start Date

1867

End Date

1868

Access Information

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Topic

Zoology

Place

  • United States
  • Alaska
  • Washington

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007073

Collection name

William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 26 Folder7