Journal of a trip to Nova Scotia, New Foundland, Labrador, and the Arctic, 1899-1901, vol 9

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Creator

Warmbath, Julian S.

Abstract

This is volume 9 of a journal by Julian S. Warmbath, documenting his trip to Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, and the Arctic from 1899-1901. This volume consists of undated fragments, so the dates for the trip are used as an estimate. Entries detail hunting and collecting of bird and mammal specimens, as well as weather observations, travel details, daily activity, camp arrangements, and anecdotal stories. Some sketches are also included. This trip sometimes followed Peary's expedition, and there are accounts of finding some of his sites.

Date Range

1899-1901

Start Date

1899

End Date

1901

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Mammalogy
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Canada
  • Nova Scotia
  • Newfoundland and Labrador

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-477

Collection name

Julian S. Warmbath Field Books from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Birds

Sublocation

Box 32