Journal based upon the letters of Charles Cutler Curtis, 1922
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.
- Curtis, Charles Cutler (Person)
Language of Material
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. https://www.amnh.org/research/vertebrate-zoology/ornithology
1 volume (91 leaves) : 27 cm. Typescript, with typescript letter from Curtis to Robert C. Murphy (dated November 19, 1931) laid in.
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