1-1000, Gran Canaria, Aug. 13, 1897 - 225 complete sets from Canaria

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This field book contains a specimen list of botanical specimens Alice Cook collected in Gran Canaria and Tenerife from 30 November 1893 to January 1894, and February to October 1897. Collector numbers 1-1132 (and label for 1034) are included. Specimen numbers 1000+ are under separated from previous numbers and given the heading "Tenerife". Cook's notes include taxonomic name of specimens, locations, and a brief description of the type of environment in which the specimen was found. Locations Cook collected in include but are not limited to Guia, Los Telos, Mogan, Tafira, San Mateo, and Las Mercedes.

Date Range

1893-1894, 1897

Start Date

Nov 30, 1893

End Date

Sep 30, 1897

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


  • Gran Canaria
  • Guía de Isora
  • Tafira
  • Las Mercedes
  • Mogán
  • Spain
  • Tenerife


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-014

Collection name

Alice Carter Cook field notes

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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