Chamberlain, Frederick M., accession 163614, Arizona, 1904

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Abstract

This folder contains notes on fish collections made by F. M. Chamberlain in Arizona in 1904. The dates of his Arizona itinerary are 15 January to 28 April 1904; notes on field activities and observations date from February to April 1904. The notes describe collection activities as well as natural history and local knowledge of species encountered. The final section outlines general causes of fish extinction in the region. These notes appear to have been prepared for submission to the Bureau of Fisheries and may not have been recorded in the field. With the notes are a list of tin tag numbers (08500-08554), a typed list of fish collected, and a hand-drawn map showing localities of fishing stations.

Date Range

1904

Start Date

1904

End Date

1904

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.

Topic

Ichthyology

Place

  • United States
  • Arizona

Form/Genre

  • 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 folder

Physical Location

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