Hildebrand, Samuel Frederick, Mississippi, 1933, 1936, part 2

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The title page of this volume reads "Mississippi field trip, part of 1933 investigations." It consists of S.F. Hildebrand's notes recorded during field work in Mississippi in 1933. One section of notes is dated 22 April to 26 May 1933; these entries include measurements of fish primarily from a market in Vicksburg, as well as narrative notes on activities and conversations with fishermen. The volume also includes a list of localities, a list of field research activities, a list of supplies, records of expenses and prices, records of film exposures, and contact information for several individuals.

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 31, 1933

End Date

Apr 30, 1933

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Fishes at (301) 238-1736 to make an appointment.


  • Fishery sciences
  • Ichthyology


  • Mississippi
  • United States
  • Vicksburg


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007220

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.), collected notes, lists, catalogs, illustrations, and records on fishes, circa 1835-1974 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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