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Field notes, Arctic 1946 original notes (3)

Catalog Data

Collection name:
Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Dundas Harbour
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The field book is the third of three envelopes and documents C. O. Handley's field work in the Arctic for July 5 - August 3, 1946. Entries are dated and headed with location / route and describe travel from Boston, Massachusetts. Entries are dated and sometimes headed with location (sometimes latitude or longitude) or route. These are followed by headings of birds and mammals observed (common name), quantity, habitat, time of day, age, behavior, bird counts, conditions at sea, weather, and sketches of fauna. Locations include Dundas Harbour, Canada.
Mammalogy  Search this
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Birds--Counting  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.
See more records from this collection:
Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
See more records associated with this person:
Handley, Charles O. (Charles Overton), 1924-2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project