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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.


  • 1922


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


1 volume (91 leaves) : 27 cm. Typescript, with typescript letter from Curtis to Robert C. Murphy (dated November 19, 1931) laid in.

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