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Cary, Merritt, Wyoming (journal), July 1909 - October 1909

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:
United States
Wyoming
Date Range:
1909
Start Date:
19090720
End Date:
19091014
Topic:
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal covers Merritt Cary's field work in Wyoming, July 20 - October 14, 1909, when he was Assistant Biologist. Entries are dated and cover travel details, route, descriptions of regions traveled through including ranches and farms, campsites, terrain and elevation. Most of the journal is blank.
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Bailey, V. O., Arizona, Utah, Wyoming, September 1888-December 1888

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:
United States
Arizona
Utah
Wyoming
Wasatch Range
Salt Lake Valley
Date Range:
1888
Start Date:
18880901
End Date:
18881231
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting of mammal and bird specimens in Arizona, Utah, September 1 - December 31, 1901. Entries are dated and sometimes headed with location. Details include descriptions of weather, collecting activities (placement of traps etc.), specimen preparation, quantities and types of specimens collected per day, weather, observations of wildlife, daily work, and campsites. Locations include but are not limited to Bridgess Pass, Wyoming; Birch Creek canyon; Wahsatch range, Salt Lake Valley, Utah; Provo canyon; Moccasin Springs, Arizona.
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Bailey, V. O., Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, Wyoming, March 1890 - June 1890

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:
United States
Illinois
Minnesota
Nebraska
Wyoming
Rawlins
Date Range:
1890
Start Date:
18900317
End Date:
18900620
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting of mammal and bird specimens in March 17 - June 20, 1890. Entries are dated and detail travel and specimen collecting. Details include weather, type and quantity of specimens, wildlife observed, campsites, snowfall, daily activities and times of day, trapping, interactions and conversations with local inhabitants, and references to collecting fossils. Locations include Elk River, Minnesota; vicinity of Mankato along Minnesota River; Elk Horn River; Valentine, Nebraska; Bridger Pass, (state unidentified); Smiths Fork, Rawlins, Wyoming (?). Sometimes locations are indicated by railroad lines or ranches.
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Bailey, V. O., New Mexico, October 1908 - November 1908

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:
United States
Albuquerque
New Mexico
Fruitland
Farmington
Organ Mountains
Blanco, Cañon
Date Range:
1908
Start Date:
19081014
End Date:
19081108
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting mammal and bird specimens in New Mexico, October 14 - November 8, 1908. Entries are dated and pages are sometimes headed with location. Details include travel details (mode of travel, destinations, accommodations, campsites), terrain, vegetation (including opinions on varieties of local fruits), weather. Includes a sketch of a local "hogan" (?) residential structure. Locations include Fruitland, Farmington, Albuquerque, Organ Mountains, Canyon Blanco [Cañon Blanco], New Mexico.
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Bailey, V. O., California, North Dakota, Oregon, July 1909 - November 1909

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:
United States
California
North Dakota
Oregon
Bottineau
Leeds
Date Range:
1909
Start Date:
19090709
End Date:
19091107
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting mammal and bird specimens in California, North Dakota, Oregon, July 9 - November 7, 1909. Entries are dated and mostly cover travel details (mode of travel, destinations), trapping, reports written, and overview of specimen collecting. Locations include Leeds and Bottineau, North Dakota.
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Bailey, V. O., North Dakota, June 1912 - July 1912

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:
United States
North Dakota
Date Range:
1912
Start Date:
19120603
End Date:
19120702
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting mammal and bird specimens in North Dakota, June 3 - July 2, 1912. Entries are dated and tend to be short in duration. They list travel details (destinations, mode of transportation, times of day) and specimen collecting. There is limited description of habitat and observed wildlife. Locations include Elk River [Creek].
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Bailey, V. O., Manitoba, North Dakota, June 1912 - July 1912

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:
United States
North Dakota
Manitoba
Linton
Sweetwater Lake
Date Range:
1912
Start Date:
19120603
End Date:
19120702
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting mammal and bird specimens in North Dakota, June 3 - July 2, 1912. Entries are dated and locations are often listed at the top of pages. Descriptions include travel details (destinations, modes of travel, campsites), vegetation (type and abundance), terrain, and sometimes detailed descriptions of specimens (type, habitat, collecting method, sex, weight). There are lists detailing flora and fauna per location, sometimes with description of habitat. Includes sketches of geological landmarks. Locations include Linton, Sweetwater Lake, North Dakota; Hawksnest Butte.
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Bailey, V. O., California, North Dakota, Oregon May 1914 - August 1914

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:
United States
California
North Dakota
Oregon
Portland
Tillamook
Middle Sister
San Francisco
Bismarck
Date Range:
1914
Start Date:
19140530
End Date:
19140831
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's collecting mammal and plant specimens in California, North Dakota, Oregon May 30 - August 31, 1914. Bailey was the chief naturalist. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day, routes), visit to a fish hatchery, terrain (altitude and life zone), specimen collecting, and observations of wildlife including birds. Locations include Portland, Tillamook, Middle Sister, Oregon; San Francisco, California; Bismarck, North Dakota.
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Bailey, V. O., Montana, Wyoming (Yellowstone Park), March 1916 - April 1916

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:
United States
Yellowstone National Park
Wyoming
Montana
Date Range:
1916
Start Date:
19160301
End Date:
19160414
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Montana, Wyoming (Yellowstone Park), March 1, 1916 - April 14, 1916. The entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day, accommodations), weather, interactions with local officials, observations herds of mammals (including types and quantities, sometimes daily counts), and photographs taken. Within some entries are headings per type of animal or counts of elk per location. Bailey snowshoed to many of the locations.
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Bailey, V. O., California, North Dakota, Oregon, June 1916 - August 1916

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:
United States
California
North Dakota
Oregon
Klamath Falls
Bismarck
Date Range:
1916
Start Date:
19160610
End Date:
19160831
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in California, North Dakota, Oregon, June 10 - August 31, 1916. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day, routes, mode of travel), meetings with colleagues, observed birds (including nests and eggs), collecting activities, terrain, and vegetation (wild fruit and life zones). Includes lists of plants per altitude. Many of the locations are identified by geological landmark. Locations include Bismarck, North Dakota; Glendale, California; Klamath Falls, Oregon.
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Bailey, V. O., Glacier Park, Montana, July 1917 - August 1917

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
Sketches
Place:
United States
Montana
Date Range:
1917
Start Date:
19170701
End Date:
19170831
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Glacier Park, Montana, July 1 - August 31, 1917, for the Biological Survey. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, times of day, mode of travel, campsites), vegetation (including crops and life zones), lists of plants observed per location, specimen collecting and preparation, and observations of mammals and birds. Many locations are identified by geological landmarks. Includes a sketch of an animals' tunnel system.
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Bailey, V. O., Yellowstone Park, September 1917

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:
United States
Yellowstone National Park
Date Range:
1917
Start Date:
19170901
End Date:
19170918
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Yellowstone National Park, September 1 - 18, 1917. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, distances, time of day, mode of transportation), weather, terrain (altitude), vegetation (type and life zones), mammals observed (including type and quantities), and observations of local inhabitants about wildlife. This includes descriptions of bears' behavior including with human food. The last portion of the notebook is blank.
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Bailey, V. O., Montana, Washington, April 1918 - May 1918

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:
United States
Montana
Washington
Kintla Lake
Seattle
Date Range:
1918
Start Date:
19180406
End Date:
19180509
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Montana and Washington, April 6 - May 9, 1918. Entries are dated and describe travel from Denver. Descriptions include travel details (destinations, times of day), vegetation, observed birds and mammals (elk, coyotes) and habitat, weather, interactions with and observations of local inhabitants about wildlife. Some entries include subheadings of wildlife type followed by description of animal, habitat, sometimes specimens collected, and location. Locations include Belton, Kintla Lake, Montana; Dutch Creek, Camas Creek, (state unidentified); Seattle, Washington.
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Bailey, V. O., Amatol, New Jersey, May 1919 - ?

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:
United States
New Jersey
Date Range:
1919
Start Date:
19190519
End Date:
1919
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Amatol, New Jersey, beginning in May 21, 1919 until an unknown date. He is listed as the chief field naturalist for the Biological Survey. Entries are dated and described travel from Washington, DC, to New Jersey. He was investigating damage to stores and property at the arsenal (military installation) at Amatol, caused by rats. Entries describe conversations with local inhabitants relating to the investigation (military officials, surgeons at hospital), observations of dead rats at hospital facilities, surrounding store houses, barracks; rat population makeup (number of adults); and methods of eradication.
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Bailey, V. O., Michigan, June 1923 - October 1923

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:
United States
Michigan
Date Range:
1923
Start Date:
19230616
End Date:
19231023
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in June 16 - October 23, 1923. He was the chief field naturalist for the United States Department of Agriculture. The entries are dated and describe travel details from Washington, DC, (destinations, accommodations, mode of transportation), ideas and methods for keeping beavers in captivity for fur trade, colleagues with whom he met, terrain, vegetation, wildlife observed (including beavers), locals looking into beaver farming, and specimen collecting. Often locations are identified by landowner. Includes a sketch of a beaver trap. A portion of the notebook is blank. Also includes loose notes with lists of supplies and hand copied quote.
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Bailey, V. O., Carlsbad, New Mexico, April 1924 - May 1924

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:
United States
New Mexico
Carlsbad
Date Range:
1924
Start Date:
19240429
End Date:
19240513
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Carlsbad, New Mexico, April 29 - May 13, 1924. The entries are dated and describe travel details (mode of travel, destinations, distances, campsites), observations of prairie dogs and other mammals and birds, habitat, remains of tribal settlements, caverns (with observations bats and guano), vegetation, terrain, interactions and work with local inhabitants and colleagues, and list of birds observed. Locations are identified by geological landmark.
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Bailey, V. O., Glacier Park, Montana, July 1924

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:
United States
Montana
Glacier National Park
Date Range:
1924
Start Date:
19240705
End Date:
19240713
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Glacier Park, Montana, July 5 - 13, 1924. Entries are dated and describe work completed by Bailey while the chief field naturalist for the Biological Survey. Details include travel from Washington, DC (destinations, times of day, accommodations, mode of travel), daily activities, observations of vegetation enroute, weather, terrain, local officials of the park, observations of birds and mammals, and specimen collecting. Much of the notebook is blank.
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Bailey, V. O., Pennsylvania, April 1926 - May 1926

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:
United States
Pennsylvania
Sewickley
Potter
Conrad
Mifflinburg
Date Range:
1926
Start Date:
19260407
End Date:
19260531
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Pennsylvania, April 7 - May 31, 1926. Entries are dated and discuss travel details (destinations, distances, accommodations); daily activities (including professional talks); weather; interactions with colleagues and local inhabitants; specimen collecting, trapping methods and dissection; observations of fauna and their behavior, groups (families), and habitat (including beaver); and photographs taken. There are lists of mammals seen per location. Locations include Sewickley, Potter county, Conrad, Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania.
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Bailey, V. O., New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, August 1927 - October 1927

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:
United States
New Hampshire
Pennsylvania
Kusumpe Pond
Date Range:
1927
Start Date:
19270805
End Date:
19271017
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, August 5 - October 17, 1927. Entries are dated and describe travel details (destinations, accommodations, distances), interactions with local inhabitants, descriptions of beaver farms and their owners, vegetation (types, state of growth, life zones), terrain, possible sites for beaver colonies, observations of muskrats, and habitat. Locations include but are not limited to Kusumpe pond, New Hampshire. Includes contact information for local inhabitants with whom he met.
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Bailey, V. O., Pennsylvania, May 1928

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:
United States
Pennsylvania
Clearfield
Anderson Creek
Date Range:
1928
Start Date:
19280510
End Date:
19280514
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-443
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Abstract:
The journal documents Vernon Orlando Bailey's fieldwork in Pennsylvania, May 10 -14, 1928. Entries are dated and describe an investigation to determine cause of death of deer in Pennsylvania from apparent poisoning by laurel. Includes travel details (accommodations, destinations, time of day); meetings with local officials (including game wardens); work near refuge in vicinity of Anderson Creek; descriptions of crops, trees, and shrub frequently eaten by deer, observations of abundance of mammals (common name); and photographs taken. Locations include Clearfield county and Mosquito creek.
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Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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