Harbison field notes 6600-6920, 1902

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This volume contains notes taken by Harbison in Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi from 22 July to 18 September 1902. Collector numbers 6600-6920 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 Clay County (AL), Talladiga County (AL), Lee County (AL), Chambers County (AL), Bristol (FL), River Junction (FL), and Columbia (MS). Some collector numbers are followed by an "equals" symbol (=) and another number (ex. 6760=6058/2). Harbison also includes name of specimen, and sometimes additional information such as measurements, abundance, when the specimen's flowers are in bloom, where the specimen is most common, soil description and a few words about the specimen's surrounding area.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 22, 1902

End Date

Sep 18, 1902

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


  • Clay
  • Mississippi
  • United States
  • Bristol
  • Talladega
  • Columbus
  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • River Junction
  • Lee
  • Chambers


  • 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 5 Folder 1