SIA Acc. 12-468, Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929, Robert Ridgway Field Books, 1864-1908


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This collection contains two field books by Robert Ridgway, originally maintained by the Division of Birds. These field books consist of a notebook from 1864 and a field catalog from 1908, both documenting Ridgway's work with birds. Field numbers are present in the catalog, and the notebook contains various observations on habits and behavior, as well as a number of sketches. Localities documented include but may not be limited to the United States and Costa Rica.


Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929


Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929


  • 1864
  • 1864-1908


  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-468

Physical description

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

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