SIA Acc. 12-467, Richmond, Charles Wallace 1868-1932, Charles Wallace Richmond Field Books, 1887-1888

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Summary

This collection contains eight field books by Charles Wallace Richmond, originally maintained by the Division of Birds. These field books consist of daily journals and specimen catalogs, dealing mostly with birds but also including some mammal, reptile, and amphibian information. Dates for this collection range from 1887-1898 and localities include but may not be limited to the United States, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Barbados, and Antigua and Barbuda. There are also notes on specimens donated to the United States National Museum (USNM).

Subject

  • Richmond, Charles Wallace 1868-1932
  • United States National Museum

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

  • 1887
  • 1887-1888

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-467

Physical description

0.86 cu. ft. (0.86 non-standard size boxes)

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