SIA Acc. 12-214, U.S. Antarctic Service Expedition (1939-1941), U.S. Antarctic Service Expedition Field Books, 1939-1941

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These field catalogs, correspondence, and notes document specimens collected in the Antarctic near Palmer Land, 1939-1941 during the U.S. Antarctic Service Expedition (also known as Richard E. Byrd's Third Expedition). Data and field work were completed by Carl R. Eklund, M. J. Lobell, and Jack Perkins.


  • Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957
  • Lobell, M. J
  • Perkins, Jack
  • Eklund, Carl R (Carl Robert) 1909-1962
  • U.S. Antarctic Service Expedition (1939-1941)


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  • 1939
  • 1939-1941


  • Animals
  • Mammals


  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-214

Physical description

0.22 cu. ft. (0.22 non-standard size boxes)

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