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Uvea Island Loyalty Group : 1938

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dc.contributor.author Macmillan, Lindsay.
dc.contributor.author American Museum of Natural History. Department of Mammalogy. Field Book Collection.
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.date.accessioned 2018-01-30T18:26:40Z
dc.date.available 2018-01-30T18:26:40Z
dc.date.issued 1938
dc.identifier.uri http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6832
dc.description 2 pages ; 26 cm; Unbound on lined paper. en_US
dc.description.abstract Summary of the types of mammals found on Uvea (Ouvea) Island and notes about each. It was compiled by Macmillan while on the Whitney South Sea Expedition, which was primarily aimed at collecting bird specimens. He led the expedition from 1935 to 1940, and his wife Joy accompanied him on the expedition, acting as assistant. Lindsay Macmillan was trained by A.J. Marshall, a well-known Australian ornithologist. Before joining the expedition, Macmillan was already well-versed in skinning and collection bird specimens. He left the expedition to join the Australian military during World War II. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship CLIR en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Mammals -- New Caledonia. en_US
dc.subject New Caledonia -- Description and travel. en_US
dc.subject Macmillan, Lindsay -- Travel -- New Caledonia. 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. en_US
dc.title Uvea Island Loyalty Group : 1938 en_US
dc.type Other en_US


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