[Journal, 7th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea] April 21 to June 1, 1964 (Book, 1964) [WorldCat.org]
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[Journal, 7th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea] April 21 to June 1, 1964
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[Journal, 7th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea] April 21 to June 1, 1964

Author: Hobart M Van Deusen; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection.; American Museum of Natural History.
Publisher: [1964]
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Diary kept by Van Deusen as leader and mammalogist of the 7th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea. Entries primarily describe the collecting and preparation activities of the expedition party, as well as other day-to day activities, travels, weather, meals, and organizational and staffing concerns. Locations of note include Pindiu, the Masba Creek camp and Tumning. Some specimen collection totals are listed, as well  Read more...
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Genre/Form: field notes
Field notes
Notes d'observations
Named Person: Hobart M Van Deusen; Hobart M Van Deusen
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hobart M Van Deusen; American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Archbold Expeditions Collection.; American Museum of Natural History.
OCLC Number: 984127192
Notes: Unbound sheets, part typescript and part ink on lined paper.
Quarter sheet note included which has a partial entry for May 17, 1964.
Cataloged through a 2015 Leon Levy Foundation Archives grant.
Digitized through the 2016 CLIR Biodiversity Heritage Library Field Notes.
Description: [15] pages, [17] leaves (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: Hobart M. Van Deusen.
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Diary kept by Van Deusen as leader and mammalogist of the 7th Archbold Expedition to New Guinea. Entries primarily describe the collecting and preparation activities of the expedition party, as well as other day-to day activities, travels, weather, meals, and organizational and staffing concerns. Locations of note include Pindiu, the Masba Creek camp and Tumning. Some specimen collection totals are listed, as well as detailed observational data about the specimens. Does not include entries for every date, span covers April 21 to June 1, 1964.

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