Botanical notes, 1903, number 3, 8383-8619

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Creator

Boynton, Charles Lawrence, 1864-1943

Abstract

Number 3 in a series of 1903 botanical field notes. This volume contains notes taken in Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, and perhaps other southeastern states from 3-23 June 1903. Collector numbers 8383-8619 are included. Boynton collects a wide variety of plants. One frequently collected genus includes Asplenium, commonly known as spleenwort. Locations include but are not limited to White House (KY), Louisa (KY), Rockland (OH), Saint Albans (WV,) Charleston (WV), East Bank (WV), and Ganley Bridge (WV). Boynton also includes descriptions of the specimen, descriptions of the soil and soil type, commonality and abundance, descriptions of localities, and additional information.

Date Range

1903

Start Date

Jun 03, 1903

End Date

Jun 23, 1903

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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • East Bank
  • Saint Albans
  • Charleston
  • Kentucky
  • Louisa
  • Whitehouse
  • Ohio
  • West Virginia

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 3