Field catalogs, Malleis, H, Murie, O J, Oberholster, H C, Osgood, W H

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Abstract

Library bound volume combining various volumes of field notes. Field notes by Harry Malleis, Olas Johan Murie, Harry Church Oberholster, Wilfred H. Osgood are described below in that order.|Harry Malleis, 8 July 1919 to October 1923, collector numbers 1-1325. Information recorded includes number, sex (and sometimes age), genera or binomial, locality, date, and remarks. Remarks often include miscellaneous information such as part of specimen collected and other details. Localities include mostly Guatemala, but also British Honduras and Montana.|O. J. Murie, 22 July 1920 to 5 June 1937, collector numbers 2401 to 3754. Information recorded includes number, sex and age, genera or binomial, locality, date, and remarks, which include more specific locality and environment details, measurements, part of specimen collected, and other details. Localities include several parts of Alaska, Washington, and Yukon. |Harry C. Oberholster, 29 April 1898 to 29 September 1902, collector numbers 1 to 516. Information recorded includes number, sex and age, genera or binomial, locality, date, and remarks, which include more specific locality and other details. Localities include various parts of Texas and Nevada. Wilfred H. Osgood, 17 July 1898 to 9 October 1908, collector numbers 600 to 1221. Information recorded includes number, sex and age, genera or binomial, locality, and date. Localities include Alaska, British Columbia, California, Kansas, Maine, New Brunswick, North Dakota, NWT (Northwest Territory ?), and Nova Scotia.

Date Range

1898-1937

Start Date

Apr 29, 1898

End Date

Jun 05, 1937

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.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Canada
  • United States
  • Texas
  • Guatemala
  • Alaska
  • Belize
  • California

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 4