Harbison field notes 4200-4350, no. 3, Meridian, Cullman, Abberville, Ala., April-May 1901

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Creator

Harbison, T. G. (Thomas Grant), 1862-1936

Abstract

This volume contains notes taken by Harbison in Louisiana, Alabama, and possibly other southeastern states from 27 April to 9 May 1901. Collector numbers 4200-4350 are included. Harbison collects a wide variety of plants. One frequently collected genus includes crataegus, a member of the rose family. Locations include but are not limited to Meridian (MS), Cullman County (AL), Abbeville (AL), Sand Mountain (AL), and Marshall County (AL). Harbison also includes name of specimen, and sometimes additional information such as measurements, abundance, when the specimen's flowers are in bloom, (notes on parts of the tree for crataegus), soil description and a few words about the specimen's surrounding area.

Date Range

1901

Start Date

Apr 27, 1901

End Date

May 09, 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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Meridian
  • United States
  • Abbeville
  • Mississippi
  • Cullman
  • Marshall
  • Alabama
  • Florida

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 4 Folder 6