Thomas H. Kearney Field Books, 1898-1917, from the Department of Botany

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This collection contains 5 field books created by Thomas H. Kearney, originally maintained by the Department of Botany, National Museum of Natural History. Kearney's notebooks contain notes on botanical specimens collected from 1898-1917 in the United States, Egypt, and Algeria. States within the U. S. in which Kearney collected include North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, and Alaska. Notes from Algeria and Egypt related to agriculture and horticulture.

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  • Plantae
  • Plants


  • North Carolina
  • United States
  • Egypt
  • Alaska
  • Algeria
  • Maryland
  • Virginia


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-050


5 field books

Physical Location

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