Diary, 1918, of trip to Wyoming

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The diary documents Edward Preble's work in Wyoming, February - March 1918. Entries are dated, and include destinations, travel information, daily activities, individuals with whom he worked, lists of birds sighted, list of photographs taken, and observations on flora, fauna (including elk), and physical surroundings. Locations listed include ranches and town names. Includes itinerary and list of individuals in the back of the diary.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 26, 1918

End Date

Mar 21, 1918

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  • Animals
  • Elk
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Gros Ventre
  • Jackson


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007252

Collection name

Edward Alexander Preble Papers, 1887-1957 and undated

Physical Description

1 diary

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 14 Folder 3