SIA Acc. 12-300, Heller, Edmund 1875-1939, Edmund Heller Field Notes, 1909-1910

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Summary

This collection contains field notes created by Edmund Heller, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. This collection contains three items related to the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition: a 1909-1910 list of specimens Heller and J. Alden Loring collected; 1909 itineraries and journal transcripts; and miscellaneous notes from 1909-1910. Not cataloged is a typescript copy of a journal from the Rainey African Expedition, 1911-1912.

Subject

  • Heller, Edmund 1875-1939
  • Loring, J. Alden (John Alden) 1871-1947
  • Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)
  • Rainey African Expedition (1911-1912)

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

  • 1909
  • 1909-1910

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-300

Physical description

0.32 cu. ft. (0.32 non-standard size boxes)

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