Years 1895-1904

ID: SIA RU007073

Creator: Diary, January 1, 1895-November 18, 1896

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1895-1896

Citation: William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927

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Creator

Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927

Alternate Title

Diary, January 1, 1895-November 18, 1896

Abstract

Covers preparations for field work, as well as travel May – August 1895 to Alaska. Entries are dated, and usually a few sentences in length. They describe travel details and route, accommodations, people with whom worked, weather, daily activities, short descriptions of field work collecting fossils (including names of individuals with whom collected), short observations of locations where collected.

Date Range

1895-1896

Start Date

Jan 01, 1895

End Date

Nov 18, 1874

Access Information

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Topic

  • Zoology
  • Geology
  • United States Coast and Geodetic Survey

Place

  • United States
  • Alaska

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Diary

Accession #

SIA RU007073

Collection name

William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927

Physical Description

1 diary

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 21A Folder 1