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Field notes, Guatemala, 1947 (1)

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
Place:
Guatemala
Date Range:
1947
Start Date:
19470300
End Date:
19470400
Abstract:
The field book (1 of 3) documents C. O. Handley's field work in Guatemala, March - April, 1947. Entries are often fragmentary notes and lists. In the beginning there are lists of expenses (dated) and contact information. Entries follow that are more narrative in style but not long narratives like Handley's other journals. They are dated and headed with location, followed with descriptions of terrain and vegetation, travel details, colleagues and officials (often lists full names) with whom met, notes on fauna including birds (sometimes as lists, sometimes detailing abundance / rarity, behaviors observed, locations), and sometimes descriptions of local inhabitants (may have interviewed them about wildlife).
Topic:
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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Handley, Charles O. (Charles Overton), 1924-2000
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6179

Field notes, Guatemala, 1947 (2)

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
Place:
Guatemala
Date Range:
1947
Start Date:
19470400
End Date:
19470500
Abstract:
The field book (2 of 3) documents C. O. Handley's field work in Guatemala, April - May, 1947. Entries are bird lists with common name and quantities, headed with date and location (sometimes elevation). Entries are made from the front and back of the notebook. Entries from the back list photographs taken, detailing subject matter (often including location information), photograph number, roll number, and elevation.
Topic:
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6180

Handley - Labrador 1950, #1461 - 1655

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., Labrador & Newfoundland 1950, field catalog - mammals, #1461 - 1655
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
Place:
Canada
Newfoundland and Labrador
Date Range:
1950
Start Date:
1950
End Date:
1950
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals, 1950. Entries include specimen number (1461 - 1655), USNM catalog number (non sequential), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of country, province, geological landmark), date, 4 measurements, and notes. Notes include additional anatomy characteristics, specimen preparations, and habitat. Locations include Labrador and Newfoundland.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6219

Handley - SE USA 1964, #13186 - 13198

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
Place:
United States
Virginia
Giles
Brazil
Belém
Date Range:
1964, 1965
Start Date:
19640718
End Date:
1965
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in Virginia during July and August 1964, and one specimen from Brazil, 1965. Entries cover specimen number (13186 - 13199), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of state, county, town, elevation, distance from), date, 4 measurements, and specimen preparation. Locations include Giles county, Virginia; Belém, Brazil.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6257

Field notes, Arctic 1946 original notes (3)

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
Sketches
Place:
Canada
Dundas Harbour
Date Range:
1946
Start Date:
19460705
End Date:
19460803
Abstract:
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.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Birds--Counting
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6168

Handley - Arctic 1947, #1159 - 1194

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., Arctic 1947, field catalog - mammals, #1159 - 1194
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
Place:
Greenland
Canada
Resolute Bay
Date Range:
1947
Start Date:
19470700
End Date:
19470800
Abstract:
The mammal catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals, July to August 1947. Entries cover specimen number, USNM catalog number (282800 - 282835), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of state, geological landmark i.e. island), date, 4 measurements (total length, tail, hind foot, ear), specimen preparation, and notes. Notes cover additional location information and additional measurements. Locations are in Greenland and Resolute Bay.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6214

Handley - Arctic 1949, #1265 - 1364

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., Prince Patrick Island 1949, field catalog - mammals, #1265 - 1364
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
Place:
Prince Patrick Island
Canada
Northwest Territories
Date Range:
1949
Start Date:
19490400
End Date:
19491000
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals, April - October 1949. Entries include specimen number (1265 - 1364), USNM catalog number (non sequential), sex, type (scientific name), locality (country, region, geological landmark), date, 4 measurements, and notes. Notes include a combination of information about specimen preparation, specimen condition, weight, anatomy characteristics, and measurements. Locations include the vicinity of Canada (Northwest Territories, Prince Patrick Islands, Cherie Bay, and Mould Bay).
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6218

Handley - SE USA 1957, #3731 - 3855

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., Virginia 1957, field catalog - mammals, #3731- 3855
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
Place:
United States
Virginia
Giles
Tazewell
Burkes Garden
Date Range:
1957
Start Date:
19570900
End Date:
19570900
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in Virginia, September 1957. Entries cover specimen number, USNM catalog number, sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of state, county, town, elevation), date, 4 measurements, and notes. Notes cover specimen characteristics, habitat, and vegetation. Locations include Mt.Llake (Giles county), Burkes Garden (Tazewell county).
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6224

Handley & Rhymer - Venezuela 1960, #7756 - 8526

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr. & D. I. Rhymer, Rancho Grande, Venezuela Mar - Apr 1960, field catalog - mammals, #7756 - 8526
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
Place:
Venezuela
Date Range:
1960
Start Date:
19600300
End Date:
19600400
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's and D. I. Rhymer's collecting of mammals in Venezuela, March - April 1960. Begins with a list of fauna with common names in Spanish and English. Entries cover specimen number (7756 - 8526), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of nation, state, landmark, elevation), date, 4 measurements, specimen preparation, and notes. Notes cover combination of additional information on habitat, vegetation, stomach contents, weight, and location.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6230

Handley - Belem 1965, #13199 - 13639

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
Place:
Brazil
Belém
Date Range:
1965
Start Date:
19650817
End Date:
19650826
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in Brazil, August 17 - 26, 1965. Entries cover specimen number (32250 - 33370), second specimen number (13199 - 13639), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of country, region, town, station #), date, 4 measurements, collecting method with time of day, specimen preparation, and presence of parasites. There is sometimes additional information about specimen characteristics including appearance, anatomy, and habitat. Locations are in the vicinity of Belém, Brazil.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Entomology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6258

Journal 1989 - 1990

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
Place:
United States
South Carolina
Date Range:
1989-1990
Start Date:
19890725
End Date:
19900708
Abstract:
The journal documents the mammal collecting of C. O. Handley in South Carolina, July 1989 - July 1990. He states that he was out to collect cryptotis to redescribe the shrews named by John Bachman in 1837 through the coastal lowlands near Charleston. He was assisted by Merrill Varn. His entries are dated and headed with location / route (combination of town, state). They describe travel details (accommodations, routes, distances, meals), temperature and weather, flora and fauna (birds and mammals) observed, daily work and time of day, and weather.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6323

C. O. Handley, Jr., Guatemala, 1947, field notes, birds

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
Place:
Guatemala
Date Range:
1947
Start Date:
19470303
End Date:
19470602
Abstract:
The field notes document the field work of Charles O. Handley, Jr., in Guatemala, March 3 - June 2, 1947. Entries are organized by type of bird (scientific name). They are numbered (1 - 529, though not always sequential) followed with localities and dates with corresponding descriptions. These include terrain, vegetation, quantity and type of birds seen, abundance. Sometimes tables of location, date, and quantity. Some descriptions are extensive.
Topic:
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI5514

Capture station diagrams, BCI bat project [1976 - 1979]

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
Diagrams
Maps
Place:
Panama
Barro Colorado
Date Range:
1976-1979
Start Date:
1976
End Date:
1979
Abstract:
The field notes include capture station diagrams for the BCI bat project, for C. O. Handley, 1976 - 1979. These are sketches / maps of nets used for collecting. These are headed with notes on location (though not always identifiable, i.e. Miller 14), month and year, quantity of nets, numbered nets, notes indicating location of shelter, and landmarks (rivers, trails, vegetation).
Topic:
Mammalogy
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6091

Field notes, Guatemala, 1947 (3)

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
Place:
Guatemala
Date Range:
1947
Start Date:
19470400
End Date:
19470500
Abstract:
The field book (2 of 3) documents C. O. Handley's field work in Guatemala, April - May, 1947. Entries are bird lists with common name and quantities, headed with date and location (sometimes elevation); lists of destinations, distances, and time of day; supplies; and expenses. A portion of the notebook is blank.
Topic:
Ornithology
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6181

Field notes, 1942 - 1944

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
Place:
United States
Virginia
Date Range:
1942-1944
Start Date:
1942
End Date:
1944
Abstract:
The field notes document C. O. Handley's field work in Virginia, 1942 - 1944. Entries are on preprinted sheets, listing state, county, locality (geological landmark, distance from towns), specimen number (441 - 652, non sequential), species (mammals), sex, collector, date, measurements (4 types), habitat, sometimes preparation.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6199

Field notes, 1961

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
Place:
United States
Tennessee
Virginia
Date Range:
1961
Start Date:
1961
End Date:
1961
Abstract:
The field notes document C. O. Handley's field work in Tennessee, 1961. Includes typed and hand written entries. Handwritten notes include dated bird counts. Sometimes these detail location or observed behaviors. Typed notes cover journal entries and mammal notes in Virginia, June 16 - 30, 1961. These cover collecting activities, interactions with and descriptions of local inhabitants, specimen collecting of Handley and Rhymer, vegetation, and terrain.
Topic:
Ornithology
Birds--Counting
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6203

Handley & Feinstein - Panama 1959, #4427 - 5938

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr. & B. R. Feinstein, Panama Jan - Mar 1959, field catalog - mammals, #4427 - 5938 (1512)
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
Place:
Panama
Darién
Date Range:
1959
Start Date:
19590100
End Date:
19590300
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in Panama, January - March 1959. Entries cover specimen number (4427 - 5938), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of country, region, campsite, elevation), date, 4 measurements, specimen preparation, and notes. Notes cover a combination of specimen anatomy characteristics and measurements, population abundance, time of day, habitat, and vegetation. Locations are across Darién.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6227

Handley - SE USA 1959, #5939 - 6151

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., Virginia - Maryland 1959, field catalog - mammals, #5939 - 6151
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
Place:
United States
Virginia
Maryland
Date Range:
1959
Start Date:
1959
End Date:
1959
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in southeast United States, 1959. Entries cover specimen number (5939 - 6151), sometimes USNM catalog number (309098 - 311054), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of state, county, town, distance from, sometimes elevation and geological landmark), date, 4 measurements, specimen preparation, and notes. Locations are in Maryland and Virginia.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6228

Handley - SE USA 1960 - 1961, #8527 - 8696

Alternate Title:
C. O. Handley, Jr., Virginia - Georgia - Florida 1960 - 1961, field catalog - mammals, #8527 - 8696
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
Place:
United States
Florida
Georgia
Virginia
Chiriquí, Provincia de
Panama
Date Range:
1960-1961
Start Date:
1960
End Date:
1961
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in Florida, Georgia, and Virginia, 1960 - 1961. Entries cover specimen number (8527 - 8696), sex, type (scientific name), location (combination of state, county, town, distance from, geological landmark, elevation), date, 4 measurements, specimen preparation. Locations include Russell county, Virginia; Chiriquí, Panama; Grady county, Georgia; Franklin county, Gulf county, Florida.
Topic:
Mammalogy
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-448
Access Information:
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Division of Mammals, C. O. Handley field notes, 1942-1993
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edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6231

Handley - Panama 1964, #12215 - 13185

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
Place:
Panama
Darién
Date Range:
1964
Start Date:
1964
End Date:
1964
Abstract:
The field catalog documents C. O. Handley's collecting of mammals in Panama, 1964. Begins with a table of information with columns: type (scientific name), S&S, alc., and skel. Appears to be counts of specimen preparation per type of mammal. This is followed by entries listing specimen number (12215 - 12185), sex, type (scientific name), locality (combination of country, region, town, sometimes elevation), date, 4 measurements, specimen preparation, and notes. Notes include a combination of information about specimen characteristics (including presence of fat) and measurements, stomach contents, and weight. Locations are across Darién province.
Topic:
Mammalogy
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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI6235

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