SIA Acc. 12-578, Duvall, Allen J, Allen J. Duvall Field Notes, 1948-1949

Close
Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Summary

This collection contains field notes and a report created by Allen J. Duvall, originally maintained by the National Museum of Natural History, Division of Birds. Field notes and other materials within this collection relate to the American-Cuban Ornithological Commission survey on migratory birds Duvall conducted for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service with Dr. Abelardo Moreno (Cuban member of the Commission) and Thomas D. Burleigh (Smithsonian). Duvall was taking the place of his colleague, Frederick C. Lincoln. Only field notes in this collection are cataloged. Uncataloged materials include a folder of receipts, tourist papers, and administrative materials relating to the survey.

Subject

  • Moreno, Abelardo
  • Duvall, Allen J
  • Lincoln, Frederick Charles 1892-1960
  • Burleigh, Thomas D (Thomas Dearborn) 1895-
  • American-Cuban Ornithological Commission
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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

  • 1948
  • 1948-1949

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

  • Field notes
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-578

Physical description

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

Full Record

View Full Record