Elmer Ivan Applegate, field books, Oregon, 1898

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This collection is composed of 3 field books belonging to Elmer Applegate documenting his botanical collecting and observing endeavors from 1897-1898. Applegate's botanical research at this time was particularly focused on the trees and shrubs of Oregon. Specimen no. 2001-2905 are represented in a hand written, bound field catalog. Unnumbered specimen are represented in typed, unbound notes are contained in two folders.

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  • Pinaceae
  • Aceraceae
  • Rosaceae
  • Ericaceae
  • Asteraceae
  • Cupressaceae
  • Plantae
  • Trees
  • Shrubs


  • Oregon
  • United States


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-102


3 field books

Physical Location

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