Mexico, notes on botany, undated

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Creator

Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934

Abstract

This field book contains notes on plant species found in various parts of Mexico. There are no specimen numbers. Localities of these plants include but are not limited to Yautepec, Tehuacan, Popocatépetl, Iztaccíhuatl, Oaxaca, and Jalisco. This book is undated but it is inferred that it was created between the years 1892 and 1906 because Nelson spent these years researching in Mexico.

Date Range

1892-1906

Start Date

1892

End Date

1906

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Mexico
  • Popocatépetl, Volcán
  • Iztaccíhuatl, Volcán
  • Jalisco
  • Yautepec
  • Oaxaca

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007364

Collection name

Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 15 Folder 8