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Finding Aid for the Cooper Ornithological Society, Southern Division records, 1895-1935
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Box 1

Scrapbook of letters from bird enthusiasts to Frank S. Dagett ca. 1890s.

Box 1

Scrapbook of letters from bird enthusiasts to Frank S. Dagett ca. 1900s.

Box 1

Scrapbook of letters from bird enthusiasts to Frank S. Dagett ca. 1900s.

Box 1

Frank S. Dagett's catalog of bird specimens July 8, 1893 - January 5, 1896.

Box 1

Book of Finances from the Donald R. Dickey Memorial Library 1933-1934.

Scope and Content Note

Details the magazine subscription requisitions, money spent on books, supplies, cards, and the petty cash account.
Box 2

Dagett Field Notes 1893-1895.

Physical Description: (red marbled notebook)
Box 2

Dagett Field Notes 1895-1896.

Physical Description: (green notebook)
Box 2

Dagett Travel Log/Field Notes 1900-1902.

Physical Description: (black notebook)

Scope and Content Note

Majority of field notes are from southern California.
Box 2

Dagett Travel Log/Field Notes 1902.

Physical Description: (black notebook).

Scope and Content Note

The first part of this book consists of notes pertaining to the expedition of the Pasadena Academy of Sciences, which was organized by Dagett and took place in 1897. His notes were copied into this journal five years after the expedition. The second part of this book consists of field notes/travel log written in 1902.
Box 2

Dagett Travel Log/Field Notes 1903-1904.

Physical Description: (black notebook)

Scope and Content Note

Early journal entries Dagett wrote while in Pasadena; later journal entries he wrote while in Chicago.
Box 2

Dagett Travel Log/Field Notes 1906-1909

Physical Description: (black notebook)

Scope and Content Note

Majority of field notes are from Illinois, mostly Chicago and Oak Park.
Box 2

Dagett Travel Notes/Journal 1913-1920.

Physical Description: (black notebook)

Scope and Content Note

Chronicles his travels around southern and northern California.
Box 2

Three volumes of Dagett's field notes 1916.

Scope and Content Note

  • Volume 1: Daily Notes, February - July 1916.
  • Volume 2: Big Bear Valley, San Bernardino Mountain Notes, June 14-30, 1916.
  • Volume 3: Bird Notes, November 22, 1916- August 30, 1917.
Box 2

Book of lists of birds taken under permits from California Fish and Game Commission 1913-1918.

Box 3

Accession Records for the Donald R. Dickey Scientific Library 1929.

Physical Description: Two volumes.
Box 3

Shelf List of Donald R. Dickey Library undated.

Arrangement

List is organized alphabetically.
Box 3, Folder 1

Key to Familiar Birds of the Pacific Southwest 1933.

Scope and Content Note

A bound working draft of F.V.V. Dickey, Donald R. Dickey's wife's book called Key to Familiar Birds of the Pacific Southwest which later became Familiar birds of the Pacific Southwest.
Box 3, Folder 2

Wright M. Pierce Papers 1914-1935.

Scope and Content Note

Letters from ornithological societies to Pierce, and three volumes of his personal bird log/field notes.