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Nelson, E. W., (with E. A. Goldman), Mexico and Guatemala, December 1893 - August 1896

Catalog Data

Collection name:
Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals
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
Place:
Mexico
Guatemala
Oaxaca
Date Range:
1893-1896
Start Date:
18931200
End Date:
18960800
Abstract:
The field book documents E. W. Nelson's field work in Mexico with E. A. Goldman, December 1893 to August 1896. Entries are dated sometimes with date ranges. Entries describe daily work, travel details (routes, arrivals with time of day), notes on collecting locations, specimen collecting (including birds). Sometimes includes information about habitat and elevation. Entries tend to be short and concise, frequently more than one daily entry per page. He often notes distance covered per entry on the verso page. Locations includes locations across Oaxaca.
Topic:
Mammalogy  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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:
Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals
See more records associated with this person:
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934
Goldman, Edward Alphonso, 1873-1946
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6571