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Diary, 1940
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Title

Diary, 1940

Title Variants:

Alternative: Diary: Firestone Expedition to Liberia, 1940 (February 15 - August 8, 1940)

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Contained In: William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann field books, 1914-1940

Series: SIA RU007293

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

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Genre

Book

Material Type

Archival material

Publication info

1940

Subjects

Belgium , Belle Yella , Bindaja , Diary , Field notes , France , Germany , Grand Cape Mount , Holland , Kakata , Kpelle (African people) , Liberia , Monrovia , National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) , National Zoological Park (U.S.) , Switzerland , United Kingdom , Wild animal collecting , Zoo , Zoology

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Smithsonian Field Books collection

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.106569

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Title

Diary, 1940

Title Variants:

Alternative: Diary: Firestone Expedition to Liberia, 1940 (February 15 - August 8, 1940)

Related Titles

Contained In: William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann field books, 1914-1940

Series: SIA RU007293

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

By

Mann, Lucile Quarry, 1897-1986
Mann, William M., 1886-1960

Genre

Book

Material Type

Archival material

Publication info

1940

Notes:

The first part of the diary is organized by subject and describes the Liberian political system and marital law; the second part is arranged by date and covers the conditions of their travel, the plantations visited, lists of specimens collected (page 39), interactions with native population, and negotiations for permission to collect in vicinity of various villages. Collecting occurred in the areas surrounding: Belle Yella, Kakata, Cape Mount, Monrovia, and Bindaja, Libera. Collections included live animals as well as alcoholic and dried specimens for the National Museum of Natural History. Diary includes list of vocabulary in Mano language relating to local Snake Society initiation. Accompanying the diary is a 3 page letter to "Campbell c/o R.H. Weesner Jr" detailing 1939 conditions of zoos in United Kingdom, France, Switzerland,Holland, and Belgium, specifically noting damage from the on-going war.

Subjects

Belgium , Belle Yella , Bindaja , Diary , Field notes , France , Germany , Grand Cape Mount , Holland , Kakata , Kpelle (African people) , Liberia , Monrovia , National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) , National Zoological Park (U.S.) , Switzerland , United Kingdom , Wild animal collecting , Zoo , Zoology

BHL Collections:

Smithsonian Field Books collection

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.106569

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title = {Diary, 1940 },
copyright = {No known copyright restrictions as determined by scanning institution.},
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note = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/106569 --- The first part of the diary is organized by subject and describes the Liberian political system and marital law; the second part is arranged by date and covers the conditions of their travel, the plantations visited, lists of specimens collected (page 39), interactions with native population, and negotiations for permission to collect in vicinity of various villages. Collecting occurred in the areas surrounding: Belle Yella, Kakata, Cape Mount, Monrovia, and Bindaja, Libera. Collections included live animals as well as alcoholic and dried specimens for the National Museum of Natural History. Diary includes list of vocabulary in Mano language relating to local Snake Society initiation. Accompanying the diary is a 3 page letter to "Campbell c/o R.H. Weesner Jr" detailing 1939 conditions of zoos in United Kingdom, France, Switzerland,Holland, and Belgium, specifically noting damage from the on-going war.},
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TI - Diary, 1940
UR - https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/187986
PY - 1940
N1 - The first part of the diary is organized by subject and describes the Liberian political system and marital law; the second part is arranged by date and covers the conditions of their travel, the plantations visited, lists of specimens collected (page 39), interactions with native population, and negotiations for permission to collect in vicinity of various villages. Collecting occurred in the areas surrounding: Belle Yella, Kakata, Cape Mount, Monrovia, and Bindaja, Libera. Collections included live animals as well as alcoholic and dried specimens for the National Museum of Natural History. Diary includes list of vocabulary in Mano language relating to local Snake Society initiation. Accompanying the diary is a 3 page letter to "Campbell c/o R.H. Weesner Jr" detailing 1939 conditions of zoos in United Kingdom, France, Switzerland,Holland, and Belgium, specifically noting damage from the on-going war.
AU - Mann, Lucile Quarry,
AU - Mann, William M.,
KW - Belgium
KW - Belle Yella
KW - Bindaja
KW - Diary
KW - Field notes
KW - France
KW - Germany
KW - Grand Cape Mount
KW - Holland
KW - Kakata
KW - Kpelle (African people)
KW - Liberia
KW - Monrovia
KW - National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
KW - National Zoological Park (U.S.)
KW - Switzerland
KW - United Kingdom
KW - Wild animal collecting
KW - Zoo
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