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United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948

Extent:
340 field books
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record type:
Collection record
Place:
Hawaii
Rhode Island
Alaska
California
Massachusetts
Maryland
Canada
Mexico
Japan
Philippines
Date Range:
1877-1948
Topic:
Ostreidae
Chordata
Animalia
Oysters
Fish
Invertebrates
Coral
Crustaceans
Bivales
Accession #:
SIA RU007184
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Description:
These papers include records from the United States Fish Commission including the original logbooks for the research vessels Albatross, Fish Hawk, Grampus, Halcyon, Yvonne, Edwin C. Dolliver, and Danglade. These records contain hydrographic and dredging data; notes on fish, invertebrates, and other freshwater and marine life; transcribed records of some logbooks; material concerning the scientific work of the Commission; material on oyster surveys conducted by the Commission; and records of specimens distributed to institutions. Locations include the Hawaiian Islands, the Galapagos Islands, and other Pacific islands; Alaska; California and Mexico; east coast United States (especially New England); Pacific Northwest United States and Canada; Japan and China; and the Philippines and other South East Asian Pacific islands. Many of these logbooks have been digitized by NOAA: http://www.lib.noaa.gov/collections/imgdocmaps/fisheries_heritage.html.
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United States. Bureau of Fisheries
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Albatross Philippine Expedition (1907-1910)
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United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Joseph Francis Rock Collection, 1922-1929

Extent:
1 album
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record type:
Collection record
Place:
China
Date Range:
1922-1929
Topic:
Plantae
Plants
Accession #:
SIA RU007287
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Description:
This collection consists chiefly of photographs of landscapes and plants taken by Rock on collecting trips to China and Tibet, 1922-1929. The Rock Specimen Catalog, located in the Botany Library of the National Museum of Natural History, includes a list of plants collected, 1921-1924, and identification of plants taken, 1928-1929. Also in the Botany Department are manuscript maps prepared by Rock showing his itinerary, 1925-1927. The collection comes with an introduction written by E. H. Walker, Assistant Curator, July 1944, partially quoted below: These photographs were taken by Joseph F. Rock on his expedition to western China under the auspices of the National Geographic Society in 1923-1924 and in 1928. They were generously presented to the U. S. National Museum by the Society through the kind auspices of Dr. Rock in 1944, because of their value in supplementing the herbarium material presented to the Museum by the Society after the expeditions. Most of them are photographs of plants in their natural habitat, taken previous to the preparation of the herbarium specimens. They may not be reproduced without obtaining permission from the National Geographic Society and must be accompanied by the Society's copyright when published. Wherever the legend mentions a herbarium specimen, a corresponding reference appears on the U. S. National Herbarium sheet giving the National geographic society's negative number. These numbers are different from Dr. Rock's original negative numbers, which are not generally used. By requesting a login from the National Geographic Society, you can obtain access to the database in which each of these images is cataloged: https://spi.ngs.org/portal/index.jsp.
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Rock, Joseph Francis Charles, 1884-1962
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Joseph Francis Rock Collection, 1922-1929
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Notebook kept by Rafinesque on a trip from Philadelphia to Kentucky, 1818

Alternate Title:
Book 17th of notes
Collection name:
C. S. (Constantine Samuel) Rafinesque papers, 1815-1834 and undated
Physical Description:
1 notebook
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 3
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Sketches
Maps
Itineraries
Place:
United States
Pennsylvania
District of Columbia
Kentucky
New York
Date Range:
1818
Start Date:
18181024
End Date:
1818
Topic:
Ichthyology
Mollusks
Botany
Entomology
Herpetology
Mycology
Accession #:
SIA RU007250
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Abstract:
Rafinesque's descriptive specimen list of fish, shells, turtles, mammals, insects, plants, and fungi collected during a field trip in 1818. This item includes numerous detailed drawings of specimen collected, especially fish. Rafinesque often uses the abbreviation "NG," probably indicating what he thinks is a "new genus." Most of the text is in French, but identifications use the English common name and a taxonomic name, and some specimen entries are in English. Some illustrations of specimen include measurements. Also included are many hand drawn maps with location names and some topographical information. Although the original archival description suggests Rafinesque began the trip in Philadelphia, earlier entries in this notebook find him in New York, and perhaps farther north. Locations Rafinesque visited various locations in Pennsylvania, Kentucky, New York, and the District of Columbia. Some locations in Pennsylvania include but are not limited to Gettysburg, Bedford, Chambersburg, and Todd. This book is also referred to as "Notes N. 17."
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C. S. (Constantine Samuel) Rafinesque papers, 1815-1834 and undated
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Rafinesque, C. S. (Constantine Samuel), 1783-1840
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South American trip, 1939

Collection name:
William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann field books, 1914-1940
Physical Description:
1 folder
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 24
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Scrapbooks
Place:
Brazil
Argentina
Rio de Janeiro
Córdoba
Buenos Aires
La Plata
Nahuel Huapí, lago
Date Range:
1939
Start Date:
19390400
End Date:
19391212
Topic:
Zoos
Zoology
Wild animal collecting
Accession #:
SIA RU007293
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Abstract:
The scrapbook was compiled by Lucile Mann, from materials gathered relating to a trip to Argentina and Brazil (1939), for the purposes of collecting and exchanging live animals with zoos in South America. Materials in the scrapbook cover sites throughout Brazil (Rio de Janeiro) and Argentina (Buenos Aires, Córdoba, La Plata, Lake Nahuel Huapi). The scrapbook appears to be arranged chronologically, and included news clippings, menus, photographs, passenger lists, postcards, original artwork (by Newbery),and advertisements for theatrical events. Journalist William H. Shippen of Washington D.C.'s Evening Star, followed the trip and wrote a series of general interest stories relating to it, which have been included. There are also clippings from Argentinean newspapers. Most photographs with captions. Subject matter includes: farewell dinner; leisure time by the pool on the ship to South America; Buenos Aires Zoo; Córdoba Zoo; La Plata Zoo; buffalo crate; informal images of expedition members and local officials (some identified); the loading of coffee on ships at harbor; general scenes of the local sites and cities visited; and a visit to the Angostura brewery.
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William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann field books, 1914-1940
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Mann, Lucile Quarry, 1897-1986
Mann, William M., 1886-1960
Shippen, William H.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia, July 18-September 5, 1892

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 8
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Kansas
Oklahoma
Texas
Virginia
West Virginia
United States
Date Range:
1892
Start Date:
18920718
End Date:
18920905
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Ornithology
Botany
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This field book describes the collecting efforts of Bailey through Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia from July through early September 1892. The notebook is primarily comprised of lists of mammalian scientific names organized by date and place name with botanical and ornithological lists interspersed. It begins with a listed entitled, "Prairie dogs report" followed by an entry from Cedar Vale, Kansas, and ends with a list from Kiowa, Kansas. The notebook contains two drawings of prairie dogs and a drawing of "coon tracks". Measurement and sex of specimens taken from the field are sometimes provided.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, South Dakota, and Montana, December 24, 1893-August 30, 1894

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 9
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Pennsylvania
Wyoming
South Dakota
Montana
Nebraska
United States
Date Range:
1893-1894
Start Date:
18931224
End Date:
18940830
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Ornithology
Botany
Animal tracks
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This field book describes the observation of animal tracks and the collection of specimens by Bailey through Pennsylvania, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming, and Montana from late December 1893 through late August 1894. The notebook is comprised of lists of mammalian, ornithological and botanical scientific names organized by date and place name. The back of the notebook contains a list of addresses.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Texas and California, June 5-October 15, 1900

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 18
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Texas
California
United States
El Paso
Sonoma
Yuba
Date Range:
1900
Start Date:
19000605
End Date:
19001015
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Botany
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item contains data from Bailey's collecting efforts in Texas and California from June through mid October 1900. Dated lists of plant and animal specimens identified by scientific name begin in El Paso, Texas and end in Sonoma county, California. The item includes an itinerary of Bailey's travels from June 4, 1900 through October 15, 1900.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Texas and New Mexico, May 2-October 1, 1901

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 19
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
Texas
New Mexico
United States
Carlsbad
Marathon
Dallas
Guadalupe Mountains
Date Range:
1901
Start Date:
19010502
End Date:
19011001
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Botany
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item contains data related to Bailey's collecting efforts in Texas and New Mexico from May to October of 1901. It includes a list of scientific names of bird specimens collected and a plant catalog of specimen no. 320 - 465. The notebook also includes travel itinerary information.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Texas and New Mexico, June 6-September 27, 1902

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 20
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Texas
Jefferson
New Mexico
Santa Rosa
Date Range:
1902
Start Date:
19020600
End Date:
19020927
Topic:
Mammalogy
Mammologists
Botany
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This fieldbook documents data collected on Bailey's travels through Texas and New Mexico from June through September, 1902. The item includes lists of scientific names beginning with one from Jefferson, Texas, dated June 8, 1902 and ending with one from Santa Rosa, New Mexico dated September 24, 1902. It includes a variety of other lists, including one of places in Texas Bailey spotted Passer domesticus.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, New Mexico, May 16-October 14, 1903

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 21
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
Santa Fe
Santa Rosa
Date Range:
1903
Start Date:
19030516
End Date:
19031014
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item documents the Bailey's collection efforts in New Mexico from May through October, 1903. The field book is primarily composed of specimen lists of plants and animals listed by their genus and species including a list of scientific names of mammals of Santa Fe. Locality is typically indicated by nearby city or town.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Texas and New Mexico, July 4-December 19, 1904

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 1
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
Texas
Eagle Lake
Taos
Date Range:
1904
Start Date:
19040704
End Date:
19041219
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item documents Bailey's collecting efforts in New Mexico and Texas from July through December, 1904. The field book is primary composed of specimen lists of genus and species names of plants and animals observed and collected in New Mexico during this time period. Nearby city, town, lake, mountain, canyon, or other geographical place name and elevation are specified to describe location. Lists are primarily titled with locations, though some by topic including one of "big thicket plants" dated December 1, 1904.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Minnesota and Ontario, September 30-October 22, 1905 and notes kept on trips to Michigan and Minnesota, March 23-April 19, 1907

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 2
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Minnesota
Ontario
Michigan
Date Range:
1905-1907
Start Date:
19050930
End Date:
19070419
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item documents Bailey's collecting efforts in Minnesota and Ontario, Canada in 1905 and field notes kept on trips to Michigan and Minnesota during 1907. The first 5 pages are from 1905 and the remainder of the book documents Bailey's study of wolves in Minnesota and Michigan in March and April of 1907. The field book is comprised primarily of specimen lists of plants and animals identified by genus and species. Common names are sometimes included in specimen lists. Bailey indicates gender of mammals taken from the field and sometimes indicates that fetuses are present in the specimen taken. The item also includes very brief lists from a few other states including Ohio and Wisconsin.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Wyoming and New Mexico, March 15-June 3, 1906

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 3
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
Wyoming
Rock Springs
Silver City
Jackson Hole
Date Range:
1906
Start Date:
19060315
End Date:
19060603
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Wolves
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item is comprised of field notes from Bailey's 1906 trip to Wyoming and New Mexico to study wolf extermination. The notebook primarily contains specimen lists of plants and animals, listed by their scientific names. Place of collection or observation of specimens is indicated by nearby place names beginning near Rock Springs, Wyoming and ending near Silver City, New Mexico. The notebook also includes a brief narrative account of wolf extermination practices and behavior of wolf cubs near Jackson Hole. This field book is a companion item to a journal kept by Bailey during this trip which can be found in Box 2 Folder 4 of the same collection.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Field notes, Oklahoma and New Mexico, August 1-November 16, 1906

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 5
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
Oklahoma
Chelsea
Silver City
Date Range:
1906
Start Date:
19060801
End Date:
19061116
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item is primarily comprised of specimen lists from Bailey's collecting efforts in beginning near Chelsea,Oklahoma and ending near Silver City, New Mexico. It includes a plant catalog from New Mexico listing specimen no. 1000-1059. Lists are primarily organized by date and location of observation or collection. Location is indicated by nearby place name and sometimes includes elevation.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Journal kept by Bailey on field trip to Michigan and Minnesota, March 23-April 13, 1907

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 6
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Diary
Place:
United States
Michigan
Minnesota
Date Range:
1907
Start Date:
19070323
End Date:
19070413
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Wolves
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This diary documents collecting and observations recorded in Bailey's specimen lists from the same travels located in box 2, folder 2. The diary contains daily narrative entries describing the events of Bailey's travels through Michigan and Minnesota in March and April of 1907. Entries focus on wolf research, but also contain descriptions of other flora and fauna in the surrounding areas.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Field notes, New Mexico, Arizona, and California, May 27-July 21, 1907

Collection name:
Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 2 Folder 7
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
New Mexico
California
Arizona
San Diego
Santa Rosa
Pima
Escondido
Date Range:
1907
Start Date:
19070527
End Date:
19070721
Topic:
Mammalogy
Botany
Ornithology
Mammologists
Accession #:
SIA RU007267
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Abstract:
This item is primarily comprised of specimen lists of scientific names of plants and animals observed by Bailey throughout his travels in New Mexico, Arizona, and California from May -July 1907. Recorded specimen information generally include genus and and sometimes species. Specimen lists are dated and location is described by nearby city or town name and sometimes includes elevation. Specimen lists begin in Santa Rosa, Arizona and ending in Escondido, California. The item includes a plant catalog from 1907 with specimen no. 1165-1187. The field book also includes some itinerary information.
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Vernon Bailey Papers, 1889-1941 and undated, field notes and journals, 1889-1941
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Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Book no. 1, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 1-1710

Alternate Title:
Includes fungi, mosses, lichens, and liverworts
Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Maryland
Virginia
West Virginia
Date Range:
1930-1936
Start Date:
19301012
End Date:
19360607
Topic:
Botany
Botanists
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
Access Information:
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Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 1-1710 collected in the course of his work in Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia from 1930-1936. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name, and notes regarding growing conditions. The item also includes a newspaper clipping dated Sunday, September 29, 1946 from The Sunday Star, Washington, D.C. entitled "Harry A. Allard, 66, to retire; co-discovered botanical law". The article gives biographical information on Allard and photoperiodism upon his retirement from the USDA. For more information on localities, see Book 18 of the same collection.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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Book no. 2, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 1711-3420

Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Virginia
West Virginia
Bull Run Mountains
Date Range:
1936-1937
Start Date:
19360607
End Date:
19370805
Topic:
Botany
Botanists
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
Access Information:
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Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 1711-3420 collected in the course of his work in Virginia and West Virginia from 1936-1937. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name, and notes regarding growing conditions. Many specimen were collected in the Bull Run Mountains. For more information on localities, see Book 18 of the same collection.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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Book no. 4, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 4767-6103

Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Virginia
West Virginia
Maine
Date Range:
1938-1939
Start Date:
19380522
End Date:
19390129
Topic:
Botany
Botanists
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
Access Information:
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Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 4767-6103 collected in the course of his work in Maine, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia from 1937-1938. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name, and notes regarding growing conditions. For more information on localities, see Book 18 of the same collection.
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Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
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Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
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Smithsonian Field Book Project
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Book no. 5, H.A. Allard, field collection specimen no. 6104-7447

Alternate Title:
Book 5
Collection name:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
Physical Description:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
Maryland
Maine
Virginia
West Virginia
Date Range:
1939
Start Date:
19390416
End Date:
19390923
Topic:
Botanists
Botany
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 11-099
Access Information:
At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.
Abstract:
The item consists of a list of Allard's specimen no. 6104-7447 collected in the course of his work in Maryland, Maine, Virginia and West Virginia in 1939. Dated specimen entries include locality, scientific name, and notes regarding growing conditions. For more information on localities, see Book 18 of the same collection.
See more records from this collection:
Harry Ardell Allard, field books, 1930-1946
See more records associated with this person:
Allard, H. A. (Harry Ardell), 1880-1963
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
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