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Memoranda of packing  written .. 1
Papers for publication " [[ditto for written]] pages .. 12
Report for July " " [[dittos for written pages]].. 8
Proof corrected, pages .. 221
" " [[dittos for Proof corrected, ]] galleys .. 59

[[underline]] Work of Taxidermist. [[/underline]]

Mr. Henry Marshall mounted during August, 36 specimens, and made one bird skin.

[[underline]] Special work accomplished.[[/underline]]

Special work during August consisted in transfering specimens of the study collection to new trays, the consideration of plans for an exhibit of birds at the World's Columbian Fair, the cataloging and putting away of the Richmond collection of over 3000 specimens, and seperation of duplicates from the same, besides other things which it would be tedious