SIA Acc. 12-287, Danforth, Stuart T (Stuart Taylor) 1900-1938, Stuart T. Danforth Field Notes, 1915-1938

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Summary

This collection contains 5 boxes and 2 field books by Stuart T. Danforth, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. The field books consist of an egg and a bird collection list, while the boxes contain index cards representing bird species and specimens observed and collected by Danforth. Dates for this collection range from 1915-1938 and localities include but are not limited to the United States, Puerto Rico, Grenada, the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Haiti, Cuba, and other islands in the Caribbean. Information present in this collection includes species name, sex, date, specific locality, and additional notes on bird observation.

Subject

Danforth, Stuart T (Stuart Taylor) 1900-1938

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

  • 1915
  • 1915-1938

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

  • Transcripts
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-287

Physical description

2.02 cu. ft. (5 5x8 boxes) (0.22 non-standard size boxes)

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