Edward Strieby Steele Field Notes from the Department of Botany

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This collection consists of 3 field books by Edward Strieby Steele documenting collections made in the District of Columbia (and surrounding areas) and West Virginia. The field books include lists of plants collected from 1918-1922 and 1924. Steele includes collector numbers and these ranges start over again at "1" for each year. Collections are primarily of Rubus.

Date Range

1918-1922, 1924

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.


  • Rosaceae
  • Plantae
  • Brambles


  • District of Columbia
  • West Virginia
  • United States


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-407


3 field books

Physical Location

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