Field notes, United States, Canada, Mexico, 1983

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This is a field journal and species account by Joe T. Marshall, detailing his field work with birds from April 17 - July 12, 1983. Dated journal entries detail accounts of observing and collecting birds in such areas as New Hampshire, Maine, Newfoundland, and Mexico. Information included are times, altitudes, weather conditions, terrain and forest descriptions, and bird lists with species. Journal pages are numbered 1-54. 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 and an index to owl observations in the journal.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 17, 1983

End Date

Jul 12, 1983

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.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Canada
  • United States
  • Maine
  • New Hampshire
  • Mexico
  • Newfoundland


  • 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


Box 59