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Catalog Number 86.26.11
Object Name manuscript collection
Scope & Content label; letters

REMARKS:Clyde Hausmann lived in Cuddback, California [in Humboldt County], at least between ca. 1890 and 1912. He was a bird-egg collector, a popular pastime in late Victorian society.; This collection contains the original labels from his collection of birds' eggs, which collection was donated to the Douglas County Museum by Mrs. Raymond L. Johnson [Mary Porter Johnson]. There are also two [2] letters to Hausmann from suppliers of eggs and natural-history specimens, concerning orders and shipments of eggs.; This manuscript collection is stored in a folder in the Halon Room manuscript file.
Creator Clyde Hausmann
Title Correspondence and Labels from the Clyde Hausmann Bird Egg Collection
Accession number 86.26