Merriam, C. Hart - US, osteological catalog, 1872 - 1889

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The osteological catalog documents C. Hart Merriam's collecting, 1872 - 1889. Entries include specimen number, name of species, age and sex, locality (state, town), date, part of skeleton, whence obtained, prepared by, and remarks. These include addition information about age, method caught, another specimen number. Sometimes include USNM catalog number. Locations are across the United States.

Date Range

1872 - 1889

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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.




United States


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-264

Collection name

Division of Mammals collection, C. Hart Merriam Field Notes, 1883-1889

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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