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Whitney South Sea Expedition. Loyalty Islands log 1938

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dc.contributor.author Macmillan, Lindsay.
dc.contributor.author Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941)
dc.contributor.author American Museum of Natural History.
dc.contributor.author American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ornithology. Whitney South Sea Expeditions Collection.
dc.date.accessioned 2017-10-18T19:12:04Z
dc.date.available 2017-10-18T19:12:04Z
dc.date.issued 1938
dc.identifier.uri http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6755
dc.description 1 volume (165 leaves) : 27 cm en_US
dc.description.abstract Specimen and activity log during Macmillan's duties as expedition leader in 1938 exploring the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia). Includes details on Uvea Island (February 7- June 14, 1938), Beaupre Island (June 9-11 1938), and Lifu Island (June 24-September 14, 1938). These notes were compiled and edited from original material. Macmillan led the Whitney South Sea Expedition from 1935 to 1940. his wife Joy accompanied him and acted as assistant for part of the expedition. Lindsay Macmillan was trained by A.J. Marshall, a well-known Australian ornithologist. Before joining Whitney South Sea expedition, Macmillan was already well-versed in skinning and collection bird specimens. He left his expedition duties to join the Australian military during World War II. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship CLIR en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject Macmillan, Lindsay -- Travel -- New Caledonia -- Loyalty Islands. en_US
dc.subject Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) en_US
dc.subject Scientific expeditions -- New Caledonia -- Loyalty Islands. en_US
dc.subject Birds -- New Caledonia -- Loyalty Islands. en_US
dc.subject Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) -- Description and travel. en_US
dc.subject Ouvéa (New Caledonia) -- Description and travel. en_US
dc.subject Lifou Island (New Caledonia) -- Description and travel. en_US
dc.subject New Caledonia -- Description and travel. en_US
dc.title Whitney South Sea Expedition. Loyalty Islands log 1938 en_US
dc.title.alternative Loyalty Islands log. Uvea, Beaupre and Lifu. en_US
dc.type Other en_US


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