Field notes, specimen no. 1-216, Virginia, North Carolina, 1890

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This field book contains Coville's notes from his botanical collecting efforts while on a field trip from Virginia to North Carolina from June 21, 1890-June 30, 1890. Data typically include specimen no., scientific or common name, locality, growing conditions, and date of collection. Localities begin at Norfolk, Virginia and end near Wilmington, North Carolina. Additional localities include: Ocean View, Virginia; Wilson, North Carolina; and "Dismal Swamp, Va." [possibly Great Dismal Swamp].

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 21, 1890

End Date

Jun 30, 1890

Access Information

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  • Botany
  • Plants
  • Botanists


  • North Carolina
  • United States
  • Wilmington
  • Virginia
  • Great Dismal Swamp
  • Norfolk


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-253

Collection name

Frederick Coville, field books, 1890-1924

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 1 Folder 4