Field notes, Thailand, Nepal, Alaska, Colorado, 1968

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Abstract

This is a field journal and species account by Joe T. Marshall, detailing his field work with birds and (and some mammals) from January 1 - November 21, 1968. Dated journal entries detail accounts of observing and collecting animals in such areas as Thailand, Nepal, Alaska, and Colorado. Information included are times, altitudes, weather conditions, terrain and forest descriptions, and bird lists with species. The journal pages are numbered 1-85. Following are species accounts, generally organized by species and containing dates and specific localities, as well as accounts of different occasions of observing and collecting animals. There are a number of animal sketches, as well as sketched maps. Also included are some miscellaneous notes and a number of bird checklists with markings.

Date Range

1968

Start Date

Jan 01, 1968

End Date

Nov 21, 1968

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
  • Mammalogy
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Colorado
  • Alaska
  • Thailand
  • Nepal

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-576

Collection name

Joe T. Marshall Field Notes, 1932-2001, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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

Sublocation

Box 58