Walnut Creek, Cal, Nov 2, 1962

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This field book created by Thomas Dearborn Burleigh records bird specimens collected between 25 November 1962 to 20 August 1971. Information includes number (collector? USNM?), B.S. (Fish and Wildlife), sex, binomial, number, date, state, and locality. Collector or USNM numbers 30565 to 35804 are included. Localities include various parts of California, Arizona, and Nevada. Some specific localities include Walnut Creek (CA), Phoenix (AZ), and North Lake Tahoe (NV). News clippings, correspondence, and other miscellaneous notes are inserted into the book.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 25, 1962

End Date

Aug 20, 1971

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


  • United States
  • Phoenix
  • California
  • Tahoe, Lake
  • Arizona
  • Nevada


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-581

Collection name

Bird section, Bird and Mammals Lab, Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of the Interior

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 2