Botanical notes, 1904 : book 6, 10545-10650

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Creator

Boynton, Charles Lawrence, 1864-1943

Abstract

Number 6 in a series of 1904 botanical field notes. This volume contains notes taken in South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and perhaps other southeastern states from 6 September to 4 October 1904. Collector numbers 10545-10650 are included. Boynton collects a wide variety of plants. One frequently collected genus is crataegus in the rose family. Locations include but are not limited to Port Royal road in Beaufort (SC), Society Hill (SC), Roan Mountain (SC) (summit), Mete Ford (VA), White Sulphur (WV), and Arlington (VA). Boynton also includes descriptions of the specimen, descriptions of the soil and soil type, commonality and abundance, description of fruit, measurements, and additional information.

Date Range

1904

Start Date

Sep 06, 1904

End Date

Oct 04, 1904

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

  • Society Hill
  • United States
  • Virginia
  • South Carolina
  • Arlington
  • Beaufort
  • 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 6