Synthliboramphus antiguus, 1 letter, Ludwig Kumlien to Ridgway, 26 Dec. 1892 and 1 color drawing (by Kumlien?)

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The folder contains 1 letter and 1 color illustration regarding Synthliboramphus antiquus. In the letter from Ludwig Kumlien, of H. P. Leavens & Co., to Robert Ridgway, dated December 26, 1882, sent from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Kumlien details the location of collection (Lake Koshkonong, Wisconsin) of a specimen in question. The color illustration includes a note that it was received on December 21, 1882, from H. P. Leavens & Co.

Date Range


Start Date

Dec 21, 1882

End Date

Dec 26, 1882

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Koshkonong, Lake
  • United States
  • Wisconsin


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007215

Collection name

Collected Notes, Lists, and Catalogs on Birds, 1839, 1849-1851, 1855-1987

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 7 Folder 27