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Curtis, Charles Cutler


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Journal based upon the letters of Charles Cutler Curtis, 1922

 Item — Volume: M
Identifier: Archives Orn60
Scope and Contents

Field notes and observations during Curtis's time as field assistant. Curtis was an overseer of a coconut plantation in Tahiti who joined the expedition and helped collect specimens from various islands in Polynesia including the Marquesas, the Society Islands, the Austral Islands, and the Pitcairn Islands.

Dates: 1922

Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History Collection

Identifier: Archives Orn60
Scope and Contents This collection contains bound volumes, notes, correspondence, photographs, log books and journals. The material has been arranged into three series. The collection is largely comprised of thirty-three Bound Volumes (Series I) that contain letters and journal entries written by the field researchers that participated in the Whitney South Sea Expedition. Many of these bound volumes store additional material including hand-drawn maps, specimen sketches, photographs and a few handwritten...
Dates: 1920-2007