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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934.
Report upon natural history collections made in Alaska.
Washington, Govt. Print. Off. 1887
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edward William Nelson; Henry W Henshaw; Frederick William True; Tarleton H Bean; William H Edwards; United States. Army. Signal Corps.
|Notes:||Issued also in the Congressional series of U.S. public documents (no. 2349) as Senate misc. doc. no. 156, 49th Cong., 1st sess.|
|Description:||337 pages, 21 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 30 cm.|
|Contents:||Letter of transmittal / by H.W. Henshaw --
Narrative / by E.W. Nelson --
Part I. Birds of Alaska, with a partial bibliography of Alaskan ornithology / by E.W. Nelson --
Part II. Mammals of Northern Alaska / by E.W. Nelson and F.W. True --
Part III. Field-notes on Alaskan fishes / by E.W. Nelson, with additional notes by Tarleton H. Bean --
Part IV. Insects. Report upon the diurnal Lepidoptera collected in Alaska by E.W. Nelson / by W.H. Edwards, with an introduction by E.W. Nelson.
|Series Title:||Arctic series of publications issued in connection with the Signal Service, U.S. Army, no. 3.|
|Responsibility:||by Edward W. Nelson ; edited by Henry W. Henshaw ; prepared under the direction of the chief signal officer.|