Catalog of eggs in the collection of Robert W. Williams, 1876-1922, vol 2

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Creator

Williams, Robert W.

Abstract

This is volume 2 of a bird egg specimen catalog, representing the collection of Robert W. Williams and spanning from 1876-1922. Localities include but are not limited to Virginia, Florida, Maryland, and Utah. Dated entries are organized by specimen and contain accounts of egg collecting, including locality, nest location, species, and other relevant information. Pages are numbered 1-151, and field numbers range from 248-461. A typed index to volume 1 is present in the back.

Date Range

1876-1922

Start Date

1876

End Date

1922

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

  • Birds
  • Eggs
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Virginia
  • Utah
  • Maryland
  • Florida

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-480

Collection name

Robert W. Williams 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 33