Field notes, West Indies and United States, circa 1930s

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Abstract

This item consists of a box of index cards with typed notes on birds by Stuart T. Danforth from 1924-1936. Localities include but may not be limited to the United States and areas of the West Indies such as Martinique, Jamaica, Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Haiti. Each card represents one specimen, cards are organized by family, and each entry contains the sex, number, species name, specific locality, and date for the specimen.

Date Range

1924-1936

Start Date

1924

End Date

1936

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

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Barbados
  • West Indies
  • Martinique
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Granada

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-287

Collection name

Stuart T. Danforth Field Notes, 1915-1938, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 box

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 48