SIA RU106104, National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Birds, Taxonomic Data File

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Summary

This file, probably started by Robert Ridgway, consists mostly of measurements of birds, locality data, and general notes. This file still receives periodic additions from staff members of the Division. This collection has little, if any, correspondence. NOTE: These papers are located in the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds.

Subject

Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929

Notes

  • None.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

By genus or species

Repository Loc.

Division of Birds, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC

Restrictions & Rights

Use of this record unit requires prior arrangement with the Archives staff

Topic

Form/Genre

  • Mixed archival materials
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA RU106104

Physical description

13.6 linear meters

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