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Leonhard Stejneger Field Books from the Division of Birds

Catalog Data

2 field books
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Birds
Record type:
Collection record
United States
Komandorskije ostrova
Ostrov Beringa
Faeroe Islands
Date Range:
This collection contains 2 field books by Leonhard Stejneger, originally maintained by the Division of Birds. These field books contain dated entries detailing hunting, collecting, and observation of birds, including physical descriptions and other relevant data. Field books are organized by species, and localities may include but may not be limited to Hawaii, Japan, the Faeroe Islands, and Bering Island in the Russian Commander Islands group. One of the books is in Norwegian and the dates for the collection range from 1871-1883. Some sketches are also included.
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Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-475
Access Information:
At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.
See more records associated with this collector:
Stejneger, Leonhard, 1851-1943
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Leonhard Stejneger Field Books from the Division of Birds
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project