Handley - Arctic 1949, #1265 - 1364

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The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals, April - October 1949. Entries include specimen number (1265 - 1364), USNM catalog number (non sequential), sex, type (scientific name), locality (country, region, geological landmark), date, 4 measurements, and notes. Notes include a combination of information about specimen preparation, specimen condition, weight, anatomy characteristics, and measurements. Locations include the vicinity of Canada (Northwest Territories, Prince Patrick Islands, Cherie Bay, and Mould Bay).

Date Range


Start Date

Mar 31, 1949

End Date

Sep 30, 1949

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.




  • Northwest Territories
  • Canada
  • Prince Patrick Island


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-448

Collection name

Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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