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Europe, 1930 : to collect specimens of birds for the USNM in Spain, and attend the VII International Ornithological Congress in Amsterdam. Correspondence, itineraries, and expense records

Catalog Data

Alternate Title:
Europe, 1930 : correspondence, itineraries, and expense records  Search this
Collection name:
Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated
Physical Description:
1 folder
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 143 Folder 5
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Correspondence
Itineraries
Place:
Spain
France
Belguim
England
Date Range:
1930
Start Date:
1930
End Date:
1930
Abstract:
Materials document Alexander Wetmore's time in Europe in 1930. He came to collect specimens of birds for the US National Museum (USNM) in Spain, and attend the VII International Ornithological Congress in Amsterdam. Materials document both activities. Includes correspondence, bulletins, itineraries, and itemized expense records. Correspondence describes specimens sent back to the USNM and business conducted in Washington DC in his absence.
Topic:
Ornithology  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007006
Access Information:
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See more records from this collection:
Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated
See more records associated with this person:
Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI353