Contents and alphabetical packing list : main party only
Cape York Expedition (1948)
Brass, L. J. (Leonard John), 1900-1971
American Museum of Natural History
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.
Typescript (carbon copy) sheets stapled into paper cover sheets.
Packing list for 1948 Cape York Expedition; includes lists both arranged by box indexed with contents and alphabetically by item with box number. Additionally, lists of items to be purchased in Australia and items to be carried by main party are included. Data provided includes type of box, number and marking, contents, article quantity, and class. The Cape York Expedition was funded by Archbold Expeditions and sought to study and collect birds, plants and mammals in the Cape York Peninsula of Queensland, Australia. It took place in 1948 and was led by Leonard Brass. Other participants included G. H. H. Tate, G. M. Tate, and Hobart M. Van Deusen.
Cataloged through a 2015 Leon Levy Foundation Archives grant.
Cape York Expedition
Cape York Peninsula (Qld.)
Description and travel
Equipment and supplies
BHL Field Notes Project
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