Identification lists, specimen no. 10000-11250, Japan, and specimen no. 2303-4329, Oregon, 1935-1938


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Beattie, R. Kent (Rolla Kent), b. 1875


This item consists 2 identification lists of botanical specimens collected by Beattie for the National Herbarium. The first includes identifications of specimen no. 2303-4329 collected by Beattie at unnamed localites in Oregon. Entries consist of specimen no. and scientific name. and specimen no. The second list includes specimen no. 10000-11250 collected by Beattie in Japan. Entries include specimen no., scientific name, and "Fide" which is primarily listed as Walker, but sometimes as A.S. Hitchcock, S.F. Blake, and others trained in plant taxonomy. Lists often also include information on locality. The item also contains correspondence between Beattie and E.H. Walker and with William Maxon, both employed by the Smithsonian Institution U.S. National Museum, Division of Plants.

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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.


  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Botanists


  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Japan


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-110

Collection name

Rolla Kent Beattie, identification lists, Japan, Oregon, 1935-1938

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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