SIA Acc. 12-469, Rock, Joseph Francis Charles 1884-1962, Joseph Francis Charles Rock Field Notes, 1929-1940

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Summary

This collection contains one field book and one folder by Joseph Francis Charles Rock, originally maintained by the Division of Birds. These items consist mainly of field catalogs of bird specimens collected in Southeast Asia. Some localities include China, Thailand, and Annam. The dates range from 1929-1940, and entries include information on specimens such as sex, locality collected, physical measurements, and altitudes. There are also some hand-drawn maps and correspondence, as well as a number of typed general notes.

Subject

Rock, Joseph Francis Charles 1884-1962

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

  • 1929
  • 1929-1940

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-469

Physical description

0.43 cu. ft. (0.43 non-standard size boxes)

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