Catalogue of collections, 1871-1872

ID: SIA RU007073

Creator: Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1871-1872

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

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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 collected in 1871-1871 during the Western Union Telegraph Expedition to Alaska. Includes specimen numbers (1601-1872), collector, description, and location. Sometimes also includes date and sex (if applicable).

Date Range

1871-1872

Start Date

1871

End Date

1872

Access Information

Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.

Topic

Zoology

Place

Alaska

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 Folder 8