Per Axel Rydberg field notes from the Department of Botany

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Description

This collection consists of a single field journal from Per Axel Ryberg's collecting trip to Nebraska in 1893. Entries are long and narrative and describe collecting activities, routes taken, and weather observations. A map of Rydberg's route through Black Hills, South Dakota, 1893, is located in the NMNH Department of Botany map collection cases and online at: http://botany.si.edu/references/mapsCatalog.

Date Range

1893

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Plantae
  • Plants

Place

  • United States
  • Nebraska

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-133

Extent

1 field book

Physical Location

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