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Abstract

The materials include specimen lists and notes in English and French for collections from United States North Pacific Exploring Expedition (1853-1856). Primarily describe botanical specimens, trees of Tahiti. A list in French details number, quantity, and remarks regarding location, whether commonly occurring, and whether indigenous.

Date Range

1853-1856

Start Date

1853

End Date

1856

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Pacific Ocean
  • Société, Îles de la
  • Tahiti

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007253

Collection name

United States North Pacific Exploring Expedition, (1853-1856) Records, 1852-1861 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 29