Notebooks, circa 1896-1897 : vol. I (?), Japan, 1897

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This field book contains Stejneger's notes from his research in various locations in Japan in 1896 and 1987. Notes from 1896 include a list Stejneger kept of the number of seals sighted and the location of the sightings from 9 March to 26 August of that year. Notes from 1897 include a similar list kept from 8 March to 1 November of that year.

Date Range

1896, 1987

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  • Northern fur seal
  • Zoology
  • Zoologists


  • Japan
  • Yokohama
  • Kuril'skiye Ostrova
  • Miyako


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007074

Collection name

Leonhard Stejneger Papers, 1753, 1867-1943

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 40 Folder 7 Envelope 4