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Collector(s): Kincaid, T.

Verbatim Date: 6-4-99

Collection Date (From): Jun 04 1899

Collection Date (To): Jun 04 1899

Verbatim Locality: Metlakahtla Alaska

Country: US

State/Province: AK

State/Province 2:

County: Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Precise Locality: Metlakatla

Elevation:

Longitude:

Latitude:

Barcode/USNMENT Number: USNMENT01007824

Other Number(s): 4

Label Note: Harriman Expedition '99; Bombus juxtus Cr. [[female gender symbol]] ; Bombus flavifrons Cresson [[female gender symbol]] det. Franklin Jan. 1908; Bombus flavifrons flavifrons Cresson [[female gender symbol]] det. R.B. Miller 1987


Transcription Notes:
Almost certain it is Metlakatla; As confirmation the Harriman Expedition passed through. "The village, on Village Point, Port Chester Bay, Annette Island, Alaska, was originally known as New Metlakahtla. The "New" was subsequently dropped and the Post Office changed the spelling to "Metlakatla" in 1904." - Wikimedia Commons

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