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A catalogue of the specimens of Mammalia and birds collected by the South Sea Surveying and Exploring Expedition during the years 1838, 39, 40, 41, 42 : [microform]

Identifier: Archives Microfilm #6


  • 1838 - 1842


Biographical sketch

Naturalist on the United States Exploring Expedition.


1 Linear Feet ([69] p. ; 21 cm.)

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Location of Originals Note

Indicator 1 Holder of originals: Rare Book Collection. Silver original shelved in the Negative Storage Room.

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Lined softcover notebook in case (23 cm.)

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Handwritten in ink mostly on recto of leaves only, with many corrections. Notes on last 7 p. in pencil.

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"By T.R. Peale" in pencil under title.

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"Rough catalogue, US Ex Ex South Sea"--Label on cover.

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Expedition predominantly known as the United States Exploring Expedition.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Microfilm.; Place of reproduction--[New York, N.Y. :; Agency responsible for reproduction--American Museum of Natural History: Date of reproduction--1987]. Physical description of reproduction--1 microfilm reel, 35 mm.

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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