Leon J. Cole field book, 1899, from the Department of Botany

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This collection contains one field book by Leon J. Cole containing an eight page specimen list of botanical specimens collected in Alaska from 1-26 July 1899. A variety of plant specimens are collected but some genera include rubus, rhododendron, and vaccinium. Localities include Sturgeon River, Port Clarence, Kadiak, Foggy Bay, Juneau, and Saint Paul Island.

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  • Rosaceae
  • Asterids
  • Ericaceae
  • Plantae
  • Plants
  • Roses
  • Heaths


  • United States
  • Alaska


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-010


1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library