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Letters and journal of Frederick P. Drowne, M.D.; v.1, 1926 - 1927

 Item — Volume: P
Identifier: Archives Orn60

Scope and Contents

Daily observations, field notes and letters written by Drowne during his time as a physician, researcher, and collector for the Whitney South Sea Expedition. Drowne and his team collected specimens from various islands, including the Solomon Islands, New Hebrides, and Papua New Guinea. v. 1. Oct. 22, 1926-Nov. 4, 1927 -- v. 2. Nov. 4, 1927-Mar. 30. 1928.


  • 1926 - 1927


Language of Material

From the Collection:

Some material is in French.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed in the Department of Ornithology. Please contact the collection manager for access; materials are sometimes restricted.


1 Volume


2 bound volumes (298, 228 leaves) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm

Repository Details

Part of the Department of Ornithology Archives Repository

Division of Vertebrate Zoology
Department of Ornithology
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York NY 10024-5192 US