Book 3, field notes, specimen no. 3429-4061, Mexico, Central America, 1935-1936

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Creator

Archer, W. Andrew (William Andrew), 1894-1973

Abstract

Data contained in this notebook reflects Archer's research on tobacco plants in North and Central America from 1935-1936. It contains his specimen no. 3429-4061. The first page of the field book contains a hand written title that reads, "Exploration for tobacco varieties in Mexico and Central America, 1935-1936, W.A. Archer, Division of Plant Exploration and Introduction, U.S. Dept. Agr., Washington, D.C., EEUU.". Localities are primarily in Mexico, and include places within the states of Veracruz, Oaxaca, Guerrero, Chiapas, and others. Other localities in North and Central America include New Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, and Costa Rica.

Date Range

1935-1936

Start Date

Aug 13, 1935

End Date

Jun 16, 1936

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

  • Tobacco
  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Botanists

Place

  • United States
  • Coahuila
  • Guerrero
  • Mexico
  • Puerto Rico
  • Veracruz
  • Costa Rica
  • Guatemala
  • Chiapas
  • New Mexico
  • Central America
  • Oaxaca

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-103

Collection name

W. Andrew Archer field books, 1930-1951, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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