Field catalogs, Short, L L, 1755-2545

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Library bound volume of datasheet of Lester L. Short, Jr. from the Bird and Mammal Labratories, 7 July 1964 to 30 June 1965. Catalog numbers 482715 to 528380 and Or. [Original?] number 1755 to 2545. Short records name, sex and age, locality, how taken, hab. [habitat?], prep., iris, gape, feet, mouth l., cl. prot., skull oss., molt, wt., gonads, and behavior for each specimen. Specimens were collected along various rivers and creeks of Nebraska including Niobrara River, Beaver Creek, and the Missouri River in Sheridan County, Cherry County, Holt County, Cedar County, and other localities.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 07, 1964

End Date

Jun 30, 1965

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


  • Niobrara River
  • United States
  • Missouri River
  • Mexico
  • Nebraska


  • 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 5