Botanical notes, 4201-5052, 1901

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Botanical field notes taken in Alabama, possibly Tennessee, and perhaps other Southeastern states from 10-12 October 1901. Collector numbers 4201-5052 are included. Boynton collected a wide variety of plants including crataegus, a genus in the rose family, grasses, and many other types of plants. Locations include but are not limited to Black Creek in Lookout Mountain located in Gadsden, Alabama, and possibly Chattanooga, Tennessee. Boynton also includes descriptions of the specimen, descriptions of the soil and soil type, occasionally directions to wear specimen were found, and additional information.

Date Range


Start Date

Oct 10, 1901

End Date

Oct 12, 1901

Access Information

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


  • Chattanooga
  • Gadsden
  • Black Creek
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Alabama


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-249

Collection name

Biltmore Herbarium field notes, 1898-1904, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 2 Folder 2