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Fremling's field notebook for 1993-2000 includes original research notes and drawings, trip descriptions, professional/research travel mileage, and expenses for reimbursement. Notes are dated April 14, 1993-July 22, 2000, written in mostly pencil. Multiple pages marked with unlabeled sticky notes. Business cards, receipts, and other paper ephemera are filed loosely throughout. Pages are unnumbered. Some notes in different handwritings. Subjects covered include: Louisiana trip (1993), Itasca State Park/headwaters trip with granddaughter Kirsti (1995), fishing and hunting trips, local gardening and mushroom hunting, emergence period of mayflies (H. bilineata), Mississippi River descriptions, Lake Winona levels and aerators, Boller Lake dam and water levels, Gilmore Creek, Bartlet Lake, Woodlawn cemetery, fish counts, duck counts, curly-leaf pondweed (P. crispus), coontail (Ceratophyllum demersum, horntail), UMRCC meetings, NASCO, writing/research projects, winter weather, Brainerd tree farm/land and arboretum land. Includes reference to 95 Alaska trip (see 2011.003.0015). Locations mentioned and/or visited: Minnesota: Winona, Goodview, Brainerd, Grand Rapids, Longville, Itasca State Park, Park Rapids, Bemidji, Reads Landing, Lake City, Red Wing Wisconsin: Fort Atkinson, Janesville, Trempealeau, Alma, La Crosse Iowa: Keokuk, Dubuque Missouri: Hannibal, Cape Girardeau Arkansas: Blytheville Louisiana: Port Allen, Cocodrie, Grand Isle Mississippi: Natchez, Vicksburg Label from cover: Field Diary / Cal Fremling / April 14, 1993-July 22, 2000 / includes April '93 Louisiana trip. / headwaters trip with Kirsti

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Winona, Minnesota


Biologists; Receipts; Mayflies; Insects Behavior; Fish; Boller's Lake; Boller Lake (Minn.); Lakes; Minnesota Goodview; Upper Mississippi River; Conservation Commission UMRCC


Special Collections - Library


Biology | Ecology and Evolutionary Biology | Entomology | Life Sciences | Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology


Some sticky notes. Lots of paper ephemera filed loosely throughout.

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Contributing Institution

Winona County Historical Society - Armory Museum


1 notebook, 5 x 7.5 inches

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Anna Gaffey

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Fremling Field Notes 1993-2000