Field notes, Antigua, 1937-1939

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This item is comprised a field book, correspondence and identification list from Box's collection efforts in Antigua and Barbuda from 1937-1939. The folder containing correspondence and identification lists also includes an annotated map Antigua indicating localities where collections were made. The map also indicates general soil condition and distribution of rainfall at these localities. The item also includes and correspondence between William Maxon and Box from 1939.

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  • Botany
  • Plants
  • Botanists


Antigua and Barbuda


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-114

Collection name

Harold E. Box, field notes, identification lists, correspondence, 1937-1939

Physical Description

2 folders

Physical Location

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