Joseph S. Hunter Galapagos expedition journals


Joseph S. Hunter Galapagos expedition journals

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Contained In: Joseph S. Hunter papers, 1897-1972, Hunter, Joseph S. (Joseph Slayton), 1879-1972

Contained In: Ornithology and Mammalogy Department field note collection, California Academy of Sciences. Ornithology and Mammalogy Dept, Box 17

Series: Connecting content : a collaboration to link field notes to specimens and published literature

Series: National leadership grant/ Institute of Museum and Library services


Hunter, Joseph S. (Joseph Slayton), 1879-1972



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Four field notebooks detailing the collecting activities of Joseph S. Hunter during his participation in the California Academy of Sciences expedition to the Galapagos Islands from 1905-1906. One notebook describes the breeding practices and environments of various Galapagos birds. The other three notebooks contain chronological entries describing the daily observations, collecting, and activities of Hunter and other expedition members. The last book in the chronology is unbound.

Partial typescripts exist in both MSS.362, Ornithology and Mammalogy Dept. field note collection and MSS.240, Joseph S Hunter papers.

In English.


(1905-1906) , 1879-1972 , Archives , Behavior , Birds , Breeding , California Academy of Sciences , Collection and preservation , Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences t , Field notes , Galapagos Islands , Habitat , Hunter, Joseph S, , Identification , Scientific Expeditions , Sexual behavior , South America




OCLC: 788564365


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