Curatorial Correspondence, 1955-2009

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Description

This collection consists of 31 field books of Stanwyn G. Shetler from Smithsonian Institution Archives Acc. 09-267. Only the field notes from this collection were cataloged. Lab notes and other materials that were deemed out of scope of this project were not cataloged. Shetler surveyed and collected plants including bellflowers, lichens, fungi, mosses, and liverworts mainly in Alaska but also in Canada, Pennsylvania, Rocky Mountains (United States), and Russia. Includes Shetler's field notes from: Baird Mt. Survey, 1963; Rocky Mountain Expedition, 1960; Alaskan Expeditions, multiple years; and Project A.F.161, 1957.

Date Range

1955-1989

Access Information

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Topic

  • Lichinaceae
  • Bryophyta
  • Hepatophyta
  • Plantae
  • Fungi
  • Plants
  • Lichens
  • Mosses
  • Liverworts
  • Campanula

Place

  • Canada
  • United States
  • Alaska
  • Russia
  • Pennsylvania

Form/Genre

Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 09-267

Alternative Title

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Botany, Curatorial Correspondence, 1955-2009, Stanwyn G. Shetler field notes

Extent

31 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives