Kearney and Mearns, Algeria and Egypt, note book 1 (1902)

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Abstract

This journal provides an account of Kearney's travels with Edgar Mearns through Algiers and Egypt, 1902. Many of the accounts of vegetation discuss cultivation methods and uses. Crops mentioned include olives, cereals, cotton, almonds, and maize, among others.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

Jul 02, 1902

End Date

Oct 09, 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.

Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Egypt
  • Algeria

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-050

Collection name

Thomas H. Kearney Field Books, 1898-1917, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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