Notes on botany specimens, Nebraska, 1890

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Creator

Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937

Abstract

Notes on botany specimens document Bohumil Shimek's observations in Nebraska, May 3 -10 and August 30, 1890. Entries are dated and details include descriptions of locations visited, birds observed, nests (numbered, quantity of eggs, location in environment, construction, materials, surrounding vegetation), plants described by part (leaves, roots, flower), sketches of plants. Much of the notebook is blank. Locations are in the vicinity of Lincoln, Nebraska.

Date Range

1890

Start Date

May 03, 1890

End Date

Aug 30, 1890

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Birds
  • Botany
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Lincoln
  • Nebraska

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 20