SIA Acc. 12-157, Sowerby, Arthur de Carle 1885-1954, Arthur de Carle Sowerby Papers, 1908-1910

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Summary

These papers created by Arthur de Carle Sowerby, document his collecting for the Sowerby-Clark Expedition to the Shansi and Kansu Provinces of Northern China, 1908-1910, and include a combination of hand-drawn maps, reports, field notes, catalogs, and news clippings. Sowerby was collecting mammal specimens across northern China and Mongolia (Ordos Desert, Shanxi, Shaanxi, and Gansu). Materials indicate work completed with G. A. Grant and Adels Sowerby.

Subject

  • Sowerby, Arthur de Carle 1885-1954
  • Grant, G. A
  • Sowerby, Adels
  • Sowerby-Clark Expedition to the Shansi and Kansu Provinces of Northern China (1908)

Notes

For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1908
  • 1908-1910

Topic

  • Animals
  • Mammals

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-157

Physical description

0.11 cu. ft. (0.11 non-standard size boxes)

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